Bragg v. W. Va. Coal Ass'n and the Unfortunate Limitation of Citizen Suits Against the State in Cooperative Federalism Regimes
- Coal Association Seeks to Dismiss Blair Mountain Suit. LANNOM, ANDREA // State Journal (WV);8/5/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 30, p21
The article reports on the amicus brief case filed by the West Virginia Coal Association on July 25, 2011 which seeks to get Blair Mountain on the National Register of Historic Places.
- Clean Water Act revisions endanger metal mining. // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Jul94, Vol. 195 Issue 7, p16HH
Reports on the impact of proposed revisions to the Clean Water Act on the metal mining industry in the United States. Proposed restrictions on metal mining; Proponents; Arguments on the necessity of revisions.
- Mining ban included in the revised House Water Bill. // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Jun94, Vol. 195 Issue 6, p16BB
Reports that revisions in the reauthorization of the Clean Water Act may ban explorations and mining of metallic minerals in the United States. Release of revised version of the clean water reauthorization by House Public Works and Transportation.
- No tomorrow? Mackey, Thomas S. // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Dec93, Vol. 194 Issue 12, p16A
Discusses the effects of environmental laws governing industrial emissions to the minerals and primary metals production in the United States. Numerous permits required before starting an industrial plant; Inability of companies to compete globally due to environmental and legal systems that...
- Bold Strokes. Snell, Marilyn Berlin // Sierra;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p12
Presents news briefs related to environmental protection as of July 2003. Details of a legislation governing metal-mining projects in California; Percentage of reduction in use of free disposable tableware and plastic bags in Taiwan after the government banned its use; Amount of money saved by...
- Undermining the parks. Wilkinson, Todd // National Parks;Jan/Feb91, Vol. 65 Issue 1/2, p26
Discusses the General Mining Law of 1872 and explains how it undermines protection of the national parks. How the law works; National Park Service's Mining and Minerals Branch (MMB); Mineral development within the parks; Claim filing; Pollution,erosion, etc.; Hard-rock mining reform.
- Editorial. Smith, Don C // Journal of Energy & Natural Resources Law (International Bar Ass;Nov2015, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p289
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various articles within the issue on topics including drying climate of the South West part of Western Australia; Australian petroleum and mining legislation; and energy and environmental law of South Africa.
- Edna Molewa. // Finweek;2/7/2013 Special Edition, p72
The article profiles Water and Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa, one of the journal's 100 most influential people in the mining industry in Africa. It says that Molewa has appointed the Trans Caledon Tunnel Authority (TCTA) to implement an interim solution and to resolve the rising...
- Can't Live with It, Can't Live Without It. Featherstone, Liza // Women's Review of Books;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p5
The article reviews the book "Moving Mountains: How One Woman and Her Community Won Justice From Big Coal," by Penny Loeb.