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China

Victims of CCP Virus in China Begin Lawsuits to Hold Regime Accountable

https://www.theepochtimes.com/victims-of-ccp-virus-in-china-begin-lawsuits-to-hold-regime-accountable_3332616.html

Beijing has adopted a “no-holds barred” diplomatic push to quash criticism of its handling of the outbreak and to fend off efforts, including by President Trump, to hold it financially accountable.

04/05 – Coronavirus Survivors Want Answers, and China Is Silencing Them

In Wuhan, where the pandemic started, the police have threatened and interrogated grieving relatives. Lawyers have been warned not to help them sue.

USA

New Yorkers seek justice with class-action coronavirus lawsuits against China

18 State Attorneys General Urge Congress to Investigate Beijing’s Pandemic Coverup

https://www.ntd.com/18-state-attorneys-general-urge-congress-to-investigate-beijings-pandemic-coverup_465071.html

-India link in 18-point US plan to hold China accountable for Covid-19 ‘cover-up’

US senator’s 18-point plan calls for deepening military ties with regional allies and expand equipment sales to India, Taiwan and Vietnam.

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/india-link-in-18-point-us-plan-to-hold-china-accountable-for-covid-19-cover-up/story-7QwYgvYwru1XuXdWWVVbtK.html

-Florida Demands China Offer Restitution for Coronavirus Damages

https://www.floridadaily.com/jimmy-patronis-demands-china-offer-restitution-for-coronavirus-damages/

US Virus Patients and Businesses Sue China Over Outbreak

https://www.theepochtimes.com/us-virus-patients-and-businesses-sue-china-over-outbreak_3345576.html

-Missouri and Mississippi sue China over coronavirus

-California $8 Trillion Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against China For Covering Up 2019 Novel Coronavirus

A class action federal lawsuit has been filed by a law firm in California against the People’s Republic of China for starting the current 2019 Novel Coronavirus worldwide pandemic — and the plaintiffs seek a minimum of eight trillion dollars in damages and compensation.

$8 Trillion Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against China For Covering Up 2019 Novel Coronavirus

https://thegate.boardingarea.com/8-trillion-class-action-lawsuit-filed-against-china-for-covering-up-2019-novel-coronavirus/embed/#?secret=odyjMm2T6M

-10,000+ Americans join class action lawsuit against China over coronavirus

US Coronavirus Victims Sue China for Billions

https://www.newsmax.com/newsfront/lawsuit-pandemic-negligence-wuhan/2020/04/13/id/962681/

-US Health Workers Sue Beijing for Hoarding Global Medical Supplies

https://www.theepochtimes.com/us-health-workers-sue-beijing-for-hoarding-global-medical-supplies_3305523.html

-Los Angeles to settle lawsuit against Chinese company that offered customers coronavirus test kit

Los Angeles to settle lawsuit against Chinese company that offered customers coronavirus test kit

-US firms launch legal action seeking billions of dollars in damages from China over coronavirus

A class action lawsuit was launched in Las Vegas

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/03/25/us-firms-launch-legal-action-seeking-billions-dollars-damages/

Trump administration weighs legal action over alleged Chinese hoarding of PPE

https://nypost.com/2020/04/05/trump-admin-weighs-legal-action-over-alleged-chinese-hoarding-of-ppe/

-US Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Open Potential Lawsuits Against Chinese Regime Over Pandemic

https://www.theepochtimes.com/us-lawmaker-introduces-bill-to-open-potential-lawsuits-against-chinese-regime-over-pandemic_3297376.html

Senator Hawley Announces Bill to Hold Chinese Communist Party Responsible for COVID-19 Pandemic

https://www.hawley.senate.gov/senator-hawley-announces-bill-hold-chinese-communist-party-responsible-covid-19-pandemic

-Covid-19 a biological weapon, alleges US lawyer who sued China

Covid-19 a biological weapon, alleges US lawyer who sued China

UK

China owes us £351 billion: Britain should pursue Beijing through international courts for coronavirus compensation, major study claims as 15 top top Tories urge ‘reset’ in UK relations with country

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8188185/Britain-pursue-Beijing-courts-coronavirus-compensation-study-claims.html

China should be sued for $6.5 trillion for coronavirus damages says top UK think tank

https://www.smh.com.au/world/europe/china-should-be-sued-for-6-5-trillion-for-coronavirus-damages-says-top-uk-think-tank-20200405-p54h5b.html

Australia

The week Australia stood up to China and global giants

China THREATENS Australia over COVID-19 inquiry

Australia hits back at China’s ‘economic coercion’

https://www.afr.com/politics/federal/payne-blasts-beijing-s-economic-coercion-over-virus-probe-push-20200427-p54nig

German

newspaper writes out £130BN bill for ‘coronavirus damages’

GERMANY has rattled China by joining the UK, France and the US in a rare attack, after Berlin called out Beijing’s responsibility for the global pandemic and a leading newspaper issued a £130bn invoice.

https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1271028/Angela-Merkel-Germany-China-coronavirus-blame-Wuhan-Xi-Jinping-Trump-latest

Italy

-The Italian opposition party League, the Lombardy regional government party, announces a lawsuit against China and asks for 20 billions damages.

Lega: “Lombardia chiederà 20 miliardi di danni alla Cina”

https://www.adnkronos.com/fatti/politica/2020/04/29/lega-lombardia-chiedera-miliardi-danni-alla-cina_HTO6WCnZXEjrGlpJRuspGI.html?refresh_ce

-The De La Poste hotel, a popular hotel in the Italian Alps, filed with a court in Belluno, which is in the same region, suing China’s Health Ministry for damages. The hotel sits in the town of Cortina d’Ampezzo, in the northern Italian region of Veneto, which was badly hit by the coronavirus. The hotel was heavily booked in March for the Ski World Cup Finals scheduled from March 18 to March 22, but then on March 12, the hotel was forced to close and stop all services when Italy went into lockdown. (The Mirror)

-Hotel owner in sky resort Cortina d’Ampezzo sues PRC Health Ministry for damages, accusing it of omissions and delays in alerting the WHO about the outbreak that have led to disastrous consequences for his hotel’s business.

Hotel di Cortina denuncia la Cina: “Noi in ginocchio per colpa delle vostre omissioni”

Il ritardo nella segnalazione all’Oms dell’epidemia ha causato “conseguenze disastrose” all’albergo che aveva il tutto esaurito e ha dovuto “chiudere e licenziare l’intero personale”

https://www.repubblica.it/cronaca/2020/04/20/news/hotel_di_cortina_denuncia_la_cina_noi_in_ginocchio_per_colpa_delle_vostre_omissioni_-254535466/

-Why We, Italians, Are Angry With China – And Want ‘War Damages’

https://www.thequint.com/voices/blogs/coronavirus-pandemic-italy-china-propaganda-media-chinese-strategy-beijing-cpec-bri

On April 21, the Oneurope non-profit organization launched a class action suit against China over COVID-19, claiming that China failed to react promptly according to obligations laid down by the World Health Organization (WHO). (Global Times)

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India

-India link in 18-point US plan to hold China accountable for Covid-19 ‘cover-up’

US senator’s 18-point plan calls for deepening military ties with regional allies and expand equipment sales to India, Taiwan and Vietnam.

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/india-link-in-18-point-us-plan-to-hold-china-accountable-for-covid-19-cover-up/story-7QwYgvYwru1XuXdWWVVbtK.html

-Direct Centre To Drag China In ICJ Seeking $600 Billion In Damages For Spreading Covid-19: PIL In SC

https://swarajyamag.com/insta/direct-centre-to-drag-china-in-icj-seeking-600-billion-in-damages-for-spreading-covid-19-pil-in-sc

-ICJ seeks UNHRC to impose ‘exemplary damages’ on China for spreading coronavirus

Aggarwala sought direction from the UNHRC to China to pay “exemplary damages to the entire world and in particular to India” for spreading the disease.

https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/icj-seeks-unhrc-to-impose-exemplary-damages-on-china-for-spreading-coronavirus-1663357-2020-04-04

-India Drags China To International Court For COVID-19 War

India Drags China To International Court For COVID-19 War

Egypt:

Egyptian lawyer Mohamed Talaat filed a lawsuit via the Chinese embassy in Cairo, calling on China to pay $10 trillion due to the damages caused by the coronavirus in Egypt. Talaat based his claim on U.S. President Donald Trump’s comments that the virus originated in China and also media sources, which he did not name, that said China had produced the virus as a biological weapon. (Arab News)

Israel:

On April 19, the Israeli Non-Government Organization (NG) Shurat HaDin announces that it plans to file a class action lawsuit against China in the coming days over its alleged negligence in treating and containing the coronavirus. The lawsuit was submitted in the US due to the fact that “most other countries are afraid of the implications of China’s economic might.” (Jerusalem Post)

http://chinascope.org/archives/22931

Nigerian

lawyers sue China for $200 billion over coronavirus damage

https://www.dailysabah.com/world/africa/nigerian-lawyers-sue-china-for-200-billion-over-coronavirus-damage

International

China may face $6 trillion dollar lawsuit over global coronavirus outbreak

As the world struggles with the devastating fallout of the coronavirus, fingers are now being pointed – with one secretive country at the epicentre.

https://www.news.com.au/world/coronavirus/global/china-may-face-6-trillion-dollar-lawsuit-over-global-coronavirus-outbreak/news-story/4398728d827c71862aad25da0b810de5

G7 Nations Should Sue Communist China for $4 Trillion Over Coronavirus Malfeasance, Report Says

https://pjmedia.com/trending/g7-nations-should-sue-communist-china-for-4-trillion-over-coronavirus-malfeasance-report-says

Coronavirus Compensation? Assessing China’s Potential Culpability and Avenues of Legal Response

Coronavirus Compensation? Assessing China’s Potential Culpability and Avenues of Legal Response

How China can be held legally accountable for coronavirus pandemic

https://www.foxnews.com/world/china-legally-accountable-coronavirus.amp

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