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Plutonium Concerns Prompt Federal Lawsuit over Rocky Flats Refuge Near Denver Colorado; Preliminary Injunction To Be Filed Today

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Groups opposed to public access to Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge, where for decades workers made components for nuclear weapons, will file a motion for a preliminary injunction in federal court Wednesday to block construction of a visitor center or trails.” reported The Denver Post in “Foes of Rocky Flats refuge to file a motion to block construction at former nuclear facility” by John Aguilar, 05/30/2017

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From The Colorado Independent:
Environmental concerns over Rocky Flats refuge prompt federal lawsuit
Kelsey Ray May 22, 2017 Environment/Energy

Colorado environmental, human rights and social justice groups are suing a federal agency to block the construction of hiking, biking and equestrian trails and a visitor center at Rocky Flats, the former nuclear weapons plant about 15 miles northwest of Denver.

The lawsuit, filed last…

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June 1, 2017 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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