NWF Wins a Big One

From Tom France:
Friends and colleagues:
Last week NWF and six of its affiliates filed suit in the Western District of Washington challenging USDA's decision to open up 24 million acres of the Conservation Reserve Program to haying and grazing. This afternoon, District Judge Coughenour issued

Fishermen's Group Says Offshore Drilling Threatens Fish and Oceans, Won't Make a Dent in Oil Supplies

Halt the Drumbeat to Drilling

San Francisco, July 7 – The West Coast’s largest commercial fishermen’s organization took aim on the Bush Administration proposal to lift the 28-year old moratorium on offshore oil drilling, saying it will put the nation’s seafood resources

Unearthed: News of the Week the Mainstream Media Forgot to Report

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle

Posted July 4, 2008 %7C 05:14 PM (EST)

Supreme Court Slashes Exxon Valdez Judgment
The Supreme Court slashed a $2.5 billion punitive damages award for the 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster to just $500 million.