Citizens Group Says Libel Suit from Landfill Company Meant To Silence

The company charges that the citizens' group knowingly and maliciously published falsehoods about its landfill, which has accepted millions of pounds of coal ash from the 2008 Tennessee spill. The group complains that the landfill violates their civil rights. The community surrounding the landfill is predominantly poor and African-American.

April 13, 2016

Sensor Reporting for the Environment Workshop

John Keefe, senior editor for Data News & Journalism Technology at WNYC, is your guide for this hands-on, 3-hour evening workshop at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism on how we can use sensors to gather data — on air and water quality, soil pollution, temperatures and more- for engaging environmental stories. Discount for SEJ members.


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