Copper Flat Mine Rescission of Notice

On March 31, 2020, the Mining and Minerals Division (MMD) of the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department, rescinded its prior determination that the permit application for the Copper Flat Mine is technically complete. According to the MMD’s order, the mining...

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EPA Suspends All Enforcement Citing Coronavirus

On March 26, the EPA's Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance issued a memo - effective retroactively to March 13 - outlining the steps industries could take to gain exemption from compliance with their environmental and public health obligations. The memo...

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Law Center Staff Continue to Work Remotely

On Monday March 23, Governor Lujan Grisham ordered all non-essential businesses, including nonprofits, to close and staff to work from home where possible. The Law Center is considered an "essential" business but staff have been working remotely since March 12. We...

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