June 1, 2010
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The US Supreme Court on Tuesday decided in Alabama v. North Carolina to adopt the recommendations of the Special Master in an interstate dispute over the disposal of radioactive waste. The court has original jurisdiction over the dispute and agreed to hear the suit in 2003. Both parties were ...[read more]
January 11, 2010
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments Monday in two cases. In Alabama v. North Carolina, the Court heard arguments on an interstate dispute over the disposal of radioactive waste. The dispute centers on an agreement, entered into by eight southern states in 1986, for the disposal of the ...[read more]
May 22, 2008
by Andrew Gilmore
The European Parliament Wednesday adopted new rules to criminalize acts that cause serious environmental damage. Among the offenses which could now receive criminal sanctions are the illegal disposal of radioactive substances, waste management practices that harm the environment, and the slaughter ...[read more]

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