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Daily Liberal
Councils push for flawed merger inquiries to start from the beginninginner west following court rulings that found flaws in previous analyses, affec
Councils push for flawed merger inquiries to start from the beginning
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 hours ago
inner west following court rulings that found flaws in previous analyses, affected councils say. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court ruled last week the delegates who had considered the proposed mergers of North Sydney, Willoughby... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Councils push for flawed merger inquiries to start from the beginninginner west following court rulings that found flaws in previous analyses, affec
Councils push for flawed merger inquiries to start from the beginning
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 hours ago
inner west following court rulings that found flaws in previous analyses, affected councils say. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court ruled last week the delegates who had considered the proposed mergers of North Sydney, Willoughby... Read more
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15h
Western Advocate
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumpingUp Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been han
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumping
Western Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
Up Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been handed down the biggest waste fine from the Land and Environment Court this year. Sydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Merger challenge: start from the beginning, say councilsinner west following court rulings that found flaws in previous analyses, affec
Merger challenge: start from the beginning, say councils
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
inner west following court rulings that found flaws in previous analyses, affected councils say. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court ruled last week the delegates who had considered the proposed mergers of North Sydney, Willoughby... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Clean-up champion accused of dirty tricks''I am an environmentalist. They know that I do a lot of good things for the en
Clean-up champion accused of dirty tricks
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
''I am an environmentalist. They know that I do a lot of good things for the environment.'' In documents filed in the Land and Environment Court of NSW, it is alleged he transported the waste to his property from his Banksmeadow waste facility... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Environmentalist and recycling companies heavily fined for dumping waste, with traces of ironySydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down
Environmentalist and recycling companies heavily fined for dumping waste, with traces of irony
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Sydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down the biggest waste fine from the NSW Land and Environment Court this year for illegal dumping of asbestos. Mr Foxman, Botany Building Recyclers Pty Ltd and Foxman... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumpingUp Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been han
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumping
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
Up Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been handed down the biggest waste fine from the Land and Environment Court this year. Sydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumpingUp Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been han
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumping
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
Up Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been handed down the biggest waste fine from the Land and Environment Court this year. Sydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumpingUp Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been han
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumping
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
Up Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been handed down the biggest waste fine from the Land and Environment Court this year. Sydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumpingUp Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been han
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumping
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Up Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been handed down the biggest waste fine from the Land and Environment Court this year. Sydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumpingUp Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been han
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumping
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
Up Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been handed down the biggest waste fine from the Land and Environment Court this year. Sydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumpingUp Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been han
Anti-pollution advocate Philip Foxman and his companies receive huge fines for illegal waste dumping
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Up Israel, Philip Foxman, and his two waste processing businesses have been handed down the biggest waste fine from the Land and Environment Court this year. Sydney businessman Philip Foxman and two of his companies have been handed down the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Community backs mining assessment change but industry warns of dire consequencesand investment. The "economic benefit" requirement was announced in 2013 by th
Community backs mining assessment change but industry warns of dire consequences
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and investment. The "economic benefit" requirement was announced in 2013 by then resources minister Chris Hartcher after a Land and Environment Court victory by the residents of the Hunter Valley town of Bulga against Rio Tinto.The decision... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shellharbour merger court case: government’s $65k billCouncil’s failed court challenge will see it fork out about $65,000 to cover th
Shellharbour merger court case: government’s $65k bill
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Council’s failed court challenge will see it fork out about $65,000 to cover the NSW government’s legal bill. Tuesday's Land and Environment Court decision to throw out the council’s case against a merger with neighbouring Wollongong came with... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shellharbour council to appeal merger court rulingmeeting centred around the costs of maintaining the fight, but ultimately the d
Shellharbour council to appeal merger court ruling
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
meeting centred around the costs of maintaining the fight, but ultimately the decision was made to push ahead. The Land and Environment Court this week dismissed Shellharbour Council’s case against the NSW government’s plan to force a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shellharbour council says legal fight ‘within budget’current annual budget." Shellharbour council has moved to calm community conce
Shellharbour council says legal fight ‘within budget’
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
current annual budget." Shellharbour council has moved to calm community concern over it’s legal budget, after the Land and Environment Court on Tuesday dismissed its case against the NSW Government’s merger plan. While the council would... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Win for NSW councils after two forced mergers set aside by courtto stop two mergers going ahead because of flaws in the process that recommende
Win for NSW councils after two forced mergers set aside by court
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
to stop two mergers going ahead because of flaws in the process that recommended them. The matter before the state's Land and Environment Court was brought by the councils of Mosman, North Sydney and Willoughby as well as Strathfield, Burwood... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Mayor hits out after council loses legal battleplans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a
Mayor hits out after council loses legal battle
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
plans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a judgement handed down on Tuesday afternoon, Land and Environment Court judge Justice Tim Moore found there was “no defect in the process for this proposed... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Mayor hits out after council loses legal battleplans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a
Mayor hits out after council loses legal battle
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
plans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a judgement handed down on Tuesday afternoon, Land and Environment Court judge Justice Tim Moore found there was “no defect in the process for this proposed... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battlesin its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced ama
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battles
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
in its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced amalgamations. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court dismissed proceedings brought by Hunters Hill, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai and Shellharbour councils in... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battlesin its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced ama
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battles
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
in its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced amalgamations. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court dismissed proceedings brought by Hunters Hill, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai and Shellharbour councils in... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battlesin its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced ama
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battles
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
in its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced amalgamations. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court dismissed proceedings brought by Hunters Hill, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai and Shellharbour councils in... Read more
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The Young Witness
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battlesin its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced ama
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battles
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
in its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced amalgamations. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court dismissed proceedings brought by Hunters Hill, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai and Shellharbour councils in... Read more
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Western Advocate
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battlesin its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced ama
Council mergers: Baird government smattering of victories in amalgamations battles
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
in its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced amalgamations. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court dismissed proceedings brought by Hunters Hill, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai and Shellharbour councils in... Read more
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Western Advocate
It’s the messy part of the council mergersTwo months? A few days? Oberon’s legal challenge against its forced council me
It’s the messy part of the council mergers
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Two months? A few days? Oberon’s legal challenge against its forced council merger with Bathurst remains unresolved in the Land and Environment Court, but the NSW Government’s determination to see the merger go ahead remains undiminished. If... Read more
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News.com.au
NSW councils' setback in merger battlebrought by Hunters Hill, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai and Shellharbour councils were
NSW councils' setback in merger battle
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
brought by Hunters Hill, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai and Shellharbour councils were rejected by Justice Tim Moore in the Land and Environment Court on Tuesday. Councils that launched legal action with respect to these three proposals have until... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Shellharbour loses legal case against council mergerplans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a
Shellharbour loses legal case against council merger
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
plans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a judgement handed down on Tuesday afternoon, Land and Environment Court judge, Justice Tim Moore said there was “no defect in the process for this proposed... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Shellharbour loses legal case against council mergerplans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a
Shellharbour loses legal case against council merger
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
plans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a judgement handed down on Tuesday afternoon, Land and Environment Court judge, Justice Tim Moore said there was “no defect in the process for this proposed... Read more
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Kiama Independent
BREAKING: Shellharbour loses legal case against council mergerplans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a
BREAKING: Shellharbour loses legal case against council merger
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
plans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a judgement handed down on Tuesday afternoon, Land and Environment Court judge, Justice Tim Moore said there was “no defect in the process for this proposed... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
BREAKING: Shellharbour loses legal case against council mergerplans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a
BREAKING: Shellharbour loses legal case against council merger
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
plans to force a merger with Wollongong City Council has been dismissed. In a judgement handed down on Tuesday afternoon, Land and Environment Court judge, Justice Tim Moore said there was “no defect in the process for this proposed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Baird government wins partial victories in council merger battlesin its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced ama
Baird government wins partial victories in council merger battles
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
in its legal battles with a number of Sydney and NSW councils facing forced amalgamations. Justice Tim Moore of the Land and Environment Court dismissed proceedings brought by Hunters Hill, Lane Cove, Ku-ring-gai and Shellharbour councils in... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
D-Day for council mergersShellharbour City Council is back in the NSW Land and Environment Court today o
D-Day for council mergers
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Shellharbour City Council is back in the NSW Land and Environment Court today over the forced merger with Wollongong. Shellharbour mayor Marianne Saliba at a council meeting in May. Picture: Robert Peet It’s expected a decision will be handed down... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Toxic spill fears for TruegainEnvironment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well
Toxic spill fears for Truegain
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Environment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well as two successful prosecutions in the NSW Land and Environment Court. Truegain has been repeatedly blamed as one of the Rutherford companies responsible for strong... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Toxic spill fears for TruegainEnvironment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well
Toxic spill fears for Truegain
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Environment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well as two successful prosecutions in the NSW Land and Environment Court. Truegain has been repeatedly blamed as one of the Rutherford companies responsible for strong... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Toxic spill fears for TruegainEnvironment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well
Toxic spill fears for Truegain
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Environment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well as two successful prosecutions in the NSW Land and Environment Court. Truegain has been repeatedly blamed as one of the Rutherford companies responsible for strong... Read more
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The Young Witness
Toxic spill fears for TruegainEnvironment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well
Toxic spill fears for Truegain
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
Environment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well as two successful prosecutions in the NSW Land and Environment Court. Truegain has been repeatedly blamed as one of the Rutherford companies responsible for strong... Read more
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Western Advocate
Toxic spill fears for TruegainEnvironment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well
Toxic spill fears for Truegain
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Environment Protection Authority issue 18 penalty notices in 15 years, as well as two successful prosecutions in the NSW Land and Environment Court. Truegain has been repeatedly blamed as one of the Rutherford companies responsible for strong... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
How these women cleaned up Port Kemblabecause she had a ‘‘bomb car’’ and no house to lose. But a shock was coming. T
How these women cleaned up Port Kembla
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
because she had a ‘‘bomb car’’ and no house to lose. But a shock was coming. The night before Helen’s case started in the Land and Environment Court, the Carr government passed special legislation to gazump her. The Port Kembla Development... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
How greenie grannies did Port Kembla proudand governments. “Now, the meeting is (to use an industrial term) in care and
How greenie grannies did Port Kembla proud
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
and governments. “Now, the meeting is (to use an industrial term) in care and maintenance.” Helen Hamilton at the NSW Land and Environment Court. Over the three decades, concerns about the health effects of pollution have become mainstream,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The Castle defence invoked as land acquired 'for third of its value'their communities out of sheer force." Ms Nurpuri said this was reflected in t
The Castle defence invoked as land acquired 'for third of its value'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
their communities out of sheer force." Ms Nurpuri said this was reflected in the high volume of cases now before the NSW Land and Environment Court. The NSW Roads and Maritime Service (RMS) is listed as defendant in 12 valuation cases across the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Organic facility stink is brewingJoan Palmer.” Cleanaway dumped plans to build the compost facility near Geroge
Organic facility stink is brewing
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Joan Palmer.” Cleanaway dumped plans to build the compost facility near Gerogery after a battle which ended up in the NSW Land and Environment Court. Howlong residents were most concerned about the proximity of the facility to the town and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Residents to have say on compost sitesouth of Gerogery. Confirmation of the alternative site last month brought to
Residents to have say on compost site
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
south of Gerogery. Confirmation of the alternative site last month brought to an end a saga which ended up in the NSW Land and Environment Court almost two years ago. One Howlong resident who has voiced concerns about the compost facility is... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Not worth the paper it's written on': environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extensiongroup 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mi
'Not worth the paper it's written on': environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extension
Western Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
group 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mine extension met this requirement. But Land and Environment Court judge Rachel Pepper upheld the validity of the approval on Tuesday, prompting environment groups... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Court upholds mine expansion despite environmentalists' concernsthe Springvale mine late last year, extending its life by 13 years. Environmen
Court upholds mine expansion despite environmentalists' concerns
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
the Springvale mine late last year, extending its life by 13 years. Environmentalists challenged the approval in the NSW Land and Environment Court, arguing the mine posed a threat to Sydney's water catchment. The 4nature group's president,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extension | The Northern Daily Leadergroup 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mi
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extension | The Northern Daily Leader
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
group 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mine extension met this requirement. But Land and Environment Court judge Rachel Pepper upheld the validity of the approval on Tuesday, prompting environment groups... Read more
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The Young Witness
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extensiongroup 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mi
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extension
The Young Witness / Posted 13 days ago
group 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mine extension met this requirement. But Land and Environment Court judge Rachel Pepper upheld the validity of the approval on Tuesday, prompting environment groups... Read more
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Western Advocate
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extensiongroup 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mi
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extension
Western Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
group 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mine extension met this requirement. But Land and Environment Court judge Rachel Pepper upheld the validity of the approval on Tuesday, prompting environment groups... Read more
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Daily Liberal
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extensiongroup 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mi
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extension
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
group 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mine extension met this requirement. But Land and Environment Court judge Rachel Pepper upheld the validity of the approval on Tuesday, prompting environment groups... Read more
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The Border Mail
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extensiongroup 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mi
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extension
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
group 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mine extension met this requirement. But Land and Environment Court judge Rachel Pepper upheld the validity of the approval on Tuesday, prompting environment groups... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extensiongroup 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mi
"Not worth the paper it's written on": environment groups lose challenge to Springvale mine extension
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
group 4nature that the PAC could not have been satisfied the Springvale coal mine extension met this requirement. But Land and Environment Court judge Rachel Pepper upheld the validity of the approval on Tuesday, prompting environment groups... Read more
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