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Civil Rights Report Calls Out EPA’s Chronic Failure to Protect Most Vulnerable Communities

Confirms impacts and cost of coal ash pollution are borne disproportionately by nation’s most vulnerable populations NEW YORK, NY — September 23, 2016 — In a sweeping report to Congress and President Obama, today the United States Commission on Civil Rights (USCCR) blasted the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for chronic failures to protect ...

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Judge Finds Taylor Energy Improperly Limited Third-Party Review of Information Surrounding Ongoing Oil Spill

  As oil slick appears to grow larger, company violates terms of settlement agreement NEW ORLEANS, LA — September 22, 2016 — United States District Judge Susie Morgan ruled today that Taylor Energy was not correctly following the process required by the September 2015 settlement agreement with Waterkeeper Alliance, Apalachicola Riverkeeper and Louisiana Environmental Action ...

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Taylor Energy: Still Leaking Oil and Still Secretive

As oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico appears to intensify, Taylor Energy breaches terms of its settlement agreement. Despite signing a settlement agreement in September 2015 that requires increased transparency around the oil leak that has been ongoing since 2004, Taylor Energy is attempting to limit third-party review of what information should be kept ...

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