Great article on people fighting the proposed uranium mining in the Southwestern Black Hills… the battle continues – one victory and one defeat.
The victory – Fall River citizens win to get their ordinance on the November ballot that simply says – “URANIUM MINING IS A NUISANCE IN FALL RIVER COUNTY.”
The defeat – On Aug. 9th the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit gave their ruling – The Oglala Sioux Tribe was denied their claim that the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission broke the country’s bedrock conservation and cultural resource laws under NEPA and NHPA.
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