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Victory! Offshore Oil Drilling Stopped in Belize


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JL
- 567 days ago - oceana.org
Belize's Supreme Court declared offshore drilling contracts issued by the Government of Belize (in 2004 and 2007) null and void, providing a dramatic & potentially definitive setback to The Government of Belize and the petroleum prospecting companies is



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Cher Away Moving (1470)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 12:13 pm


Awesome news!!!

Thnx hun!


 

Christeen Anderson (539)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 1:07 pm
Happy dance. This is wonderful news. Thanks for sharing it with us.
 

JL A. (274)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 1:16 pm
You are welcome Christeen. You cannot currently send a star to Christeen because you have done so within the last day.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 2:55 pm
Thats great
 

Allan Yorkowitz (447)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 3:24 pm
Great to read-thanks.
 

Natasha Salgado (563)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 4:34 pm
Fabulous news! Nice to end the day with a positive...thx so much JL!
 

JL A. (274)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 4:41 pm
You are welcome Natasha! You cannot currently send a star to Natasha because you have done so within the last day.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 4:57 pm
It's always good when the bad guys lose one.
 

Angelika R. (144)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 4:57 pm
Wonderful, bravo! shows it CAN BE DONE! Thx!
 

JL A. (274)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:19 pm
You are welcome Angelika! You cannot currently send a star to Angelika because you have done so within the last day.
 

JL A. (274)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:19 pm
You cannot currently send a star to Theodore because you have done so within the last day.
 

Tim C. (2036)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:22 pm
ty
 

JL A. (274)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:24 pm
You are welcome Tim.
 

Tim C. (2036)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:27 pm
ty
 

Adena Z. (42)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 6:51 pm
Hooray!! :c)
 

Darlene B. (288)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 7:50 pm
You can't get another star either JL A. --have a great week --blessings to all of you for the work you do here.
 

JL A. (274)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 9:44 pm
Thanks Darlene.
 

Anders Jonsson (0)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 11:39 pm
What a nice way to start my day! Thank you!
 

Cinzia Palamara (64)
Friday May 10, 2013, 5:44 am
Great news! thank you very much for sharing JL
 

Michael Kirkby (86)
Friday May 10, 2013, 9:59 am
Good news indeed
 

JL A. (274)
Friday May 10, 2013, 10:26 am
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Daniel Partlow (189)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 9:05 am
Thank God!! Now other places need to stop. We need to get off fossil fuels altogather!!
 
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