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Environmental groups sue to stop Oakland housing development
Thursday March 26th 2015, 1:00 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Oakland - Two environmental groups are suing the state for granting approvals for the construction of a 204-unit housing development on a scenic Highlands ridge, a project opponents say could harm... [News Source]

Environmental NGO sues polluter
Thursday March 26th 2015, 12:47 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An environmental federation is suing an industrial polluter in Shandong province for damages from air pollution. [News Source]

Environmental group to appeal ruling on global warming suit
Wednesday March 25th 2015, 6:36 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An environmental advocacy group says it will appeal a court decision dismissing its lawsuit against the state for failing to adopt strict limits on greenhouse gas emissions. [News Source]

Updated: PCB Lawsuit Filed Monday Against School District
Wednesday March 25th 2015, 5:38 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

America Unites For Kids (formerly Malibu Unites) and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) on Monday filed a lawsuit against the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) [News Source]

Exclusive: The First Lawsuit Against Lumber Liquidators
Wednesday March 25th 2015, 11:00 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

This is the first of a two-part series. To get part 2, add Lumber Liquidators to your portfolio watchlist here . For Richard Drury, it all started with a simple article. Drury has been an environmental ... [News Source]

China Focus: Chinese court accepts first lawsuit from environmental organization
Wednesday March 25th 2015, 6:32 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

JINAN, March 25 (Xinhua) -- A commonwealth organization has demanded an industrial polluter in Shandong province receive hefty penalties when filing the country's first environmental lawsuit under a new law that came into effect on Jan.1. [News Source]

Truckers, energy group sue to block low-carbon fuel standards
Wednesday March 25th 2015, 12:58 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Fuel producers and truckers are suing to stop Oregon from implementing the state’s low-carbon fuel standard. Industry groups filed a federal lawsuit in the U.S. District Court in Portland on Monday against Gov. Kate Brown, members of the Oregon Environmental Quality Commission and employees of the state Department of Environmental ... [News Source]