Union Sues MSHA For Access To Mine Blast Interviews

Law360, New York (May 11, 2010, 4:01 PM EDT) -- A mine workers union and the estates of two miners killed in April's Upper Big Branch coal mine disaster have asked a federal judge to bar the Mine Safety and Health Administration from conducting investigative interviews into the incident in private and without using the agency's subpoena power.

The United Mine Workers of America and the estates of William I. Griffith and Ronald Maynor filed their complaint, along with a motion for a temporary restraining order and a preliminary injunction, in the U.S. District Court for...
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