Environmental Justice Cases

Defending Portland’s Fossil Fuel Ordinance

Defending Portland’s Fossil Fuel Ordinance

Crag Represents Coalition of Public Health, Environmental, & Sustainable Economy Groups in Opposing Industry Lawsuit Challenging Portland's Fossil Fuel Terminals Ordinance. Today Crag filed a motion to intervene in an industry-backed lawsuit challenging Portland’s...

Challenging Arctic Oil Drilling to Protect Native Fishing Grounds

Challenging Arctic Oil Drilling to Protect Native Fishing Grounds

The Crag Law Center today filed a legal challenge to an offshore exploration plan approved by the Minerals Management Service in the Beaufort Sea in Alaska.  Crag is working with local Native groups, including the Inupiat Community of the Arctic Slope, a regional...

EPA Ordered to Reform Office of Civil Rights To Address Environmental Degradation

EPA Ordered to Reform Office of Civil Rights To Address Environmental Degradation

Obama Official Orders Reforms in EPA Office of Civil Rights For over five years now, the Crag Law Center has represented the Rosemere Neighborhood Association of Vancouver, Washington.  Rosemere Neighborhood Association filed a complaint with the US EPA that detailed...