Federal law suit exposes unconstitutional taking of funds from 17-million Southern Californians for San Onofre Failure
Citizen’s Oversight and the law firm of Aguirre & Severson have filed a Federal lawsuit against two top public utility officials and Southern California Edison (SCE) for violating the constitutional rights of SCE and SDG&E ratepayers by taking money without just compensation.
WHO: Every single customer of SDG&E and Southern California Edison, Ray Lutz of Citizens Oversight, consumer attorney Maria Severson, former City Attorney Mike Aguirre, along with victims of utility overcharges.
WHAT: Federal lawsuit exposes how two public officials with a history of granting favors to utility executives allowed rates charging each citizen an estimated $229.00 (more than $1,000 per electric meter) for the failed San Onofre plant in violation of the “just compensation” provision in the U.S. Constitution. Continue reading