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Court asked to vacate deal negotiated in secret with Nally & Hamilton

Groups challenge public's exclusion from secret negotiations
December 9, 2011

The agreement, agreed to by state officials, lets the coal company off easy for thousands of violations of the Clean Water Act, and does nothing to keep Nally from continuing to violate the law. (December 9, 2011)

Coal companies continue to pollute, citizens act again

Clean Water Act violated more than 4,000 times in just three months
June 28, 2011

Self-monitoring reports filed by ICG and Frasure Creek Mining show 4,000 repeated and serious violations for the first three months of 2011. These companies have already admitted to thousands of violations in past years, but state officials have done little to stop the practice.  (June 28, 2011)


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