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Court Reinstates Roadless Rule


Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, GoodNews, green, habitat, nature, protection, trees, wildlife )

Kathy
- 2828 days ago - earthjustice.org
In a major victory for Earthjustice and its supporters, today the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals reinstated The Roadless Rule, which protects nearly 50 million acres of National Forest lands against exploitation.



   

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Sue H (7)
Saturday October 22, 2011, 8:11 am
Very good news! Gives one a bit of hope.
 

J D (52)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 2:03 am
YAY! Thank you for some GOOD NEWS! Real news is rare, & good news is... so real food news is REALLY food news!
 

J D (52)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 2:05 am
SUE H. Yes thank goodness the 10th circuit court hasn't become totally corrupted... yet... sorry, just hard not to be cynical with all that's going on elsewhere!
 

Bob P (394)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 3:20 am
good news thanks
 

Stelizan L (258)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 3:51 am
KUDOS to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals - at least someone still has some common sense!!! Thanks for sharing!
 

JinnySITEISSUES L (33)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 4:13 am
Wisdom prevails! Thank you Kathy!
 

Dominic Delarmente (33)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 4:22 am
Great news.Thank you Kathy..
 

Bette M (91)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 6:43 am
Super news!!!

Plant & protect Danny's trees for life.
Trees are the lungs of the earth.
 

Ben O (129)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 6:53 am
Good news! We need a lot more of those...
 

Quanta Kiran (67)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 6:54 am
Thanks
 

Maxine Goodyear (0)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 1:19 pm
Thank you! Thank you! Maybe someone is beginning to listen to common sense. We only have one planet-lets protect our environment as much as we can.
 

Vicky Locke (3)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 1:34 pm
Yay!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Vivianne Mosca-Clark (41)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 1:39 pm
I am so glad this has happened. We have been fighting to keep the greedy people out of the wilds.
 

Roxann Shadrick (15)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 2:42 pm
Yea that's great news thanks Kathy
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 3:00 pm
Good news.
 

Clifton Jackson (124)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 3:28 pm
Alright!!!
 

Craig Zimmerman (86)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 4:14 pm
Outstanding news. I have seen up close the damage that logging roads do.
 

Marianna Molnar (9)
Monday October 24, 2011, 12:15 am
thanks
 

Sonny H (5)
Monday October 24, 2011, 2:00 am
That is very good news!
 

Suzanne Hall (7)
Monday October 24, 2011, 8:14 am
Wonderful news!
 

Janis B (7)
Monday October 24, 2011, 11:15 am
Fantastic!
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 10:46 am
Good news:-)
 

Michael M (35)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 6:13 pm
It's just one court and the greedy rich oil ,gas and mining interests will spend spend spend to overturn any rule that limits their potential for profit. So don't get your hopes up !
 

reft h (66)
Friday October 28, 2011, 2:23 am
noted
 
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