Sept. 24, 2013 UPHW Lawsuit goes to court
News coverage of the Rio Tinto Lawsuit:
“When winter comes to Utah and atmospheric conditions trap a soup of pollutants close to the ground, doctors say it turns every resident in the Salt Lake basin into the equivalent of a cigarette smoker…”
“Taking inspiration from the Occupy Movement, last week a group of doctors and environmental groups in Salt Lake City, Utah announced a law suit against the third largest mining corporation in the world, Rio Tinto, for violating the Clean Air Act in Utah. This is likely the first time ever that physicians have sued industry for harming public health…”
News coverage of the Dec 19th press conference:
Video Coverage of the Rio Tinto Lawsuit Press Conference:
Courtesy of EnviroNews are a number of video clips from the Rio Tinto lawsuit press conference.