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Should lawyers be ethically obligated to protect the environment?

Jun 6, 2016

June 6, 2016 - Contrary to many corny jokes, lawyers do follow a code of ethics. But there’s a glaring omission in the professions’ ethical outline: the environment.

The American Bar Association’s Model Rules of Professional Conduct is a suggested blueprint for state bars, laying out a boilerplate for client-lawyer relationships, public service, communication and...

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E.U. Countries Delay Approval of Toxic Chemical in RoundUp

Jun 6, 2016

WASHINGTON, June 6, 2016 — Today in Brussels representatives from the European Union (E.U.) failed to pass a temporary reauthorization of glyphosate – a toxic chemical in the common pesticide RoundUp determined by the World Health Organization (WHO) to be a “probable carcinogen”. The committee was asked to grant re-authorization for between one and...

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New report shows alarming state of North-American birds

Jun 3, 2016

June 3, 2016 - Since the seventies, millions of North American birds have disappeared and a third of species are now of high regional conservation concern, a new report reveals. Experts agree that their long-term conservation will only be achieved by building transnational partnerships and involving local communities in citizen science projects.

Migratory birds connect...

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New report shows alarming state of North-American birds

Jun 3, 2016

June 3, 2016 - Since the seventies, millions of North American birds have disappeared and a third of species are now of high regional conservation concern, a new report reveals. Experts agree that their long-term conservation will only be achieved by building transnational partnerships and involving local communities in citizen science projects.

Migratory birds connect...

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Indonesia: Whale Sharks Confiscated From Wildlife Traffickers and Released Back to the Wild

May 31, 2016
Indonesia: Whale Sharks Confiscated From Wildlife Traffickers and Released Back to the Wild

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Indonesia: Whale Sharks Confiscated From Wildlife Traffickers and Released Back to the Wild

May 31, 2016
Indonesia: Whale Sharks Confiscated From Wildlife Traffickers and Released Back to the Wild

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A Coalition of Nonprofit, Local Business Groups Plan Legal Action Against U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Protect Threatened Reefs

May 31, 2016

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. May 31, 2016 - A coalition of environmental and SCUBA organizations joined together today to demand that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers provide mandatory, common-sense protections for nearby reefs during an upcoming, proposed dredging project to expand Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale. This is particularly urgent after widespread reef destruction...

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A Coalition of Nonprofit, Local Business Groups Plan Legal Action Against U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Protect Threatened Reefs

May 31, 2016

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. May 31, 2016 - A coalition of environmental and SCUBA organizations joined together today to demand that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers provide mandatory, common-sense protections for nearby reefs during an upcoming, proposed dredging project to expand Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale. This is particularly urgent after widespread reef destruction...

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Lawsuit Launched to Protect Ocelots from Controversial U.S. Wildlife-killing Agency

May 27, 2016
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Ocelots from Controversial U.S. Wildlife-killing Agency

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Lawsuit Launched to Protect Ocelots from Controversial U.S. Wildlife-killing Agency

May 27, 2016
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Ocelots from Controversial U.S. Wildlife-killing Agency

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