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Tenth Circuit Holds Bureau Of Land Management Improperly Relied On Unsupported And Irrational Assumption In Analyzing Environmental Impacts Of Coal Mining Leases
The BLM approves mining infrastructure and issues mining leases within much of the Powder River Basin area. Id. at 1227.
United States
7 Mar 2018
Oregon District Court Finds State's Temporary Ban On Instream Motorized Mining Equipment To Be A Valid State Environmental Regulation And Not Preempted By Federal Law
The United States District Court for the District of Oregon upheld a state law placing a temporary ban on the use of motorized equipment for mining in Oregon riverbeds and banks.
United States
25 Aug 2016
Appellate Court Issues Opinion On SECís Conflict Minerals Rule
Yesterday, the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued its opinion in the challenge to the SECís Conflict Minerals Rule.
United States
22 Apr 2014
Still Standing: U.S. Court Upholds SEC Conflicts Minerals Rule
The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia recently upheld the SECís rule requiring disclosure of companiesí use of conflict minerals originating in and around the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
United States
9 Aug 2013
9th Circuit Upholds Biological Opinions For Proposed Mine
This month the 9th Circuit upheld the Fish and Wildlife Service's biological opinions finding that a proposed silver and copper mine in northwestern Montana would not result in "adverse modification" to critical habitat of the bull trout or "jeopardy" to the grizzly bear, both of which are federally listed as threatened species.
United States
30 Nov 2011
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