Kevin Boyle

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5th Circuit Upholds Sanderson Farms OSHA Violations

A panel of Fifth Circuit Judges on Thursday found no error in the determination by the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission that Sanderson Farms, Inc. violated various regulations of the Department of Labor’s Occupational...

9th Circuit Affirms Protections For Grizzly Bears Under Endangered Species Act

On July 8, a panel of Ninth Circuit Judges upheld a decision from the District of Montana that ruled in favor of tribal nations and conservation groups that were fighting for grizzly bears to remain...

EPA Sues Egg-Processing Plant In Nebraska For Violating Clean Water Act

The Department of Justice (DOJ), on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Attorney General of Nebraska, sued Henningsen Foods Inc. for violating the Federal Water Pollution Act and the Nebraska Environmental Protection...

EPA Sued For Proposed Rollbacks To The 2015 Coal Ash Rule

Multiple environmental groups sued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its administrator Andrew Wheeler on Monday for violations of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).  The plaintiffs alleged Wheeler and the EPA violated the...

Government Welcomes T-Mobile and Dish Deal for Boost Network

On Wednesday, T-Mobile US Inc. and Dish Network announced tht they finalized and completed T-Mobile’s divestiture of Boost Network to Dish.  The DOJ and FCC both congratulated T-Mobile for the divestiture of Boost and were...

Waste Management Sued By Government Over Solid Waste Disposal

The Department of Justice (DOJ), on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), sued Waste Management of Wisconsin, Inc. (WM) on Wednesday for injunctive relief and civil penalties for alleged violations of the Solid Waste...