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350.org Responds to Exxon Subpoena: “Exxon is Trying to Distract the Public by Directly Attacking Us”

New York, N.Y. - 350.org objected to all grounds of a subpoena received directly from ExxonMobil. In response, Jamie Henn, 350.org Communications Director issued the following statement:

"We must be doing something right to get subpoenaed by the world's largest oil company. Clearly the revelations about Exxon's climate cover up have hit a nerve. Rather than admitting the truth, Exxon is trying to distract the public by directly attacking us. Instead they're just proving our point: when faced with an opportunity to come clean, Exxon is falling back on its long history of deceit, denial and delay. We of course will continue to shine a spotlight on Exxon's climate crimes."

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