Environmental

Recent Posts

Should Non-Human Animals Have Rights?
Posted on 28 Sep 2015 by Dianne Saxe

Who is a “person”? If corporations can be “persons”, why not chimpanzees? Do sentient non-human animals deserve legal rights? The Nonhuman Rights Project is a US civil rights organization working to achieve actual LEGAL rights... Read More

Migratory Birds
Posted on 15 Sep 2015 by Keller and Heckman LLP

Earlier this year, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) published a Notice of Intent seeking comment on whether it should prepare an Environmental Impact Statement related to the impact of proposed facilities and structures on migratory birds. Trade... Read More

Have past blood tests for BPA been faulty? Recently published study so claims
Posted on 26 Apr 2013 by Thomas H. Clarke, Jr.

Prior posts have noted in detail the results of various studies of the impacts of BPA on various test media (e.g., animals). Prior posts have described the ongoing public debate over BPA and its listing and then delisting as a reproductive toxicant under... Read More