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April 22, 2019 | In the News: E&E News

Judge: Trump Can’t OK Mining Without Environmental Reviews

Jenny Harbine, Attorney, Northern Rockies Office, Earthjustice: “The reason courts time and again have rejected the administration’s actions under NEPA is because at the most basic level, NEPA requires thorough consideration of facts and science.”

April 10, 2019 | Legal Document

Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief: Rosemont Mining Company

The Tohono O’odham Nation; Pascua Yaqui Tribe; and Hopi Tribe are filing a complaint against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in re: the proposed Rosemont Mining Company's plans to excavate a mile-wide, half-mile deep pit to extract copper — a proposal that would spell the permanent devastation of this important center of Native American cultural and religious life, degrade the
Cienega Creek watershed, and destroy an intricate network of drainages containing some of the highest quality streams and wetland ecosystems in Arizona.

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