Judge Won't Revisit Grand Canyon Uranium Mine Ruling

Law360, New York (June 28, 2011, 6:20 PM EDT) -- An Arizona federal judge refused Monday to reverse remand conditions he placed on the last remaining claim in a suit brought by environmental groups seeking to halt uranium mining near Grand Canyon National Park, saying they had not met the high standard needed for reconsideration.

The Center for Biological Diversity, Grand Canyon Trust, Sierra Club and two Native American tribes sued the federal Bureau of Land Management and Denison Mines (USA) Corp. over the agency's approval of a plan to resume operations at the defunct Arizona...
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