Camp Lejeune Military Water Contamination

Between 1953-1987 people living or working at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina were exposed to contaminated water that has caused death, illness, and life-altering health conditions. What's worse, senior military leaders knew of the risks and concealed knowledge of the problem. Now it's time for justice: for the brave men and women who served our country.


This is one of the largest water contamination disasters in U.S. history. You could be among the many who have been dangerously affected by exposure to this polluted water. If you or your loved ones lived at US Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, NC between 1953-1987 and have experienced health problems or ailments we would like to hear your story. It's possible that your case qualifies as part of a class-action lawsuit. 

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This is an epic tragedy, and travesty. The Camp Lejeune Water Contamination problem occurred between the years 1953-1987 and affected a number of people - men, women, and children - who either ingested or were exposed to contaminated water and later developed serious medical conditions or ailments including, cancer, child leukemia, and other rare illnesses.

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About Time: Relief for Camp Lejeune Victims

Financial relief for the water contamination victims at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C. has not come easy. Or quickly. However, some aid is on the way, finally. According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Camp Lejeune victims will be able to have out-of-pocket health care costs covered. Of course, this was first promised two years ago—when it became a law.


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