News and Events Archive

This page provides access to news and events from past years. See Recent News and Events for newer media releases.

Dec 07 1998

Our Water is Not for Sale

Oct 20 1998

What's on the Hill Menu? Toxics in Food, Not Legislative Controls on Toxics

Sep 29 1998

Who Needs a Legislature? "Red Tape" Bill Gives Sweeping Powers to Cabinet with Wholesale By-Pass of the Legislative Process

Sep 17 1998

Background on the Proposal to Turn the Adams Mine into a Garbage Dump

Sep 17 1998

Government Taken to Court Over Dump Approval

Sep 01 1998

Citizens Take Dump Decision to Court

Aug 06 1998

Environmental Justice Denied: Ontario Government Refuses to Hold Public Hearing on Cochrane's Proposed Dump

Jul 03 1998

Canada Must Now Keep Commitment to Eliminate Pollutants

Jun 30 1998

Coalition Launching Appeal of Dump Decision

Jun 18 1998

Adams Mine Decision Expected This Week

Jun 15 1998

Neighbours Condemn Government Cleanup of Illegal Tire Dump

Jun 02 1998

Environmental Law Organizations Cannot Support the Canadian Environmental Protection Act Reform Bill, Call on Commons Environment Committee for Re-write

May 26 1998

Public Rights Lost Under Proposed Development Permit System

May 06 1998

CELA Calls for Federal Moratorium on Water Exports and Binding Great Lakes Treaty

Apr 22 1998

Earth Day Marks Opening of Citizens' Case Against Adams Mine Dump

Mar 30 1998

Notre Makes Case for Mega-Dump; Citizens Coalition Prepares to Counter

Mar 11 1998

Groups Issue Warning: Keep Existing Pollution Law Rather Than Introduce Weaker One Lobbied for by Industry and Provinces

Mar 04 1998

Environmental Group Commences Legal Action Concerning Federal Government's Downloading of Environmental Role to Provinces

Feb 02 1998

Farm Family Commences Lawsuit Against Ontario Government Over Illegal Tire Dump

Jan 30 1998

Federal Government Surrenders Environmental Mandate to Provinces