For the Record: The Earthjustice Newsletter
Top Stories in June
A proposed 27-mile-long dredging project in Texas would stir up toxic mercury from a Superfund site and imperil the livelihoods of local people working in the fishing, oyster, and shrimp business. If completed, it would boost exports of dirty fossil fuels by allowing huge oil tankers to pass into the Gulf of Mexico. We’re fighting it in court. Read more.
There are a lot of eyes on the Supreme Court, and for good reason — the Court has been exerting its influence on long-settled rights like voting rights and reproductive rights. And now, the Supreme Court is putting into question longstanding environmental rights. Read more.