US UpdatePublished by MAC on 2006-06-29
29th June 2006
The Bush regime is facing a massive knock-down, as the US Supreme Court consents to hear a multi-party case against its pro-corporate polices on global greenhouse gas emissions.
Massey Coal- the country's leading practitioner of "mountaintop mining" is charged with violations following landslides and flooding in West Virginia.
Doe Run - under heavy indictment in Peru - has been sued by a Missouri landholding corporation for alleged violations of federal environmental laws at and near its mining operations in Reynolds County.