"...Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. A companion suit, filed in Orleans Parish court by another Amungme, Yosepha Alomang, was dismissed earlier this year and is being appealed..."
"...On the legal front, attorneys for Tom Beanal and Yosepha Alomang, two Amungme tribal members who have filed separate class action lawsuits against the company, are claiming success in court. According to sources close to the case, a U.S..."
"...In other Freeport news, a lawsuit against the company brought by Yosepha Alomang, an Amungme tribal member who was tortured by Indonesia soldiers, will continue. On Feb..."
"...Another questioner, Michelle Chan of Friends of the Earth, asked about the pending human rights lawsuits filed against the company by tribal members in Irian Jaya, and why the suits were not mentioned in the company's annual report. (One suit, filed in state district court by Yosepha Alomang, an Amungme woman who was tortured for a month by Indonesian soldiers, was reinstated recently by an appeals court..."
"...The LEMASA statement goes on to say that Yosepha Alomang, a tribal elder who is the named plaintiff in a separate lawsuit filed against Freeport in Louisiana state court, tried to retrieve the documents from the military, but military officers refused to release them. Now, Regan says, those same documents have surfaced in New Orleans and have been entered into evidence by Freeport in the Beanal lawsuit..."