Stories tagged: Hanford Nuclear Reservation
Summary of claims in the massive “downwinders” lawsuit involving Hanford Nuclear Reservation. These documents were obtained from Kevin Van Wart, lead attorney for the contractors who are the defendants. Only …
U.S. Supreme Court: Downwinders defendants’ petition
A petition from defendants including DuPont and General Electric appealing damages awarded to downwinders by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. The U.S. Supreme Court rejected the appeal Monday, …
Appeals court decision backing downwinders
A U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals finding clearing the way for 1,000 to 2,000 Hanford ” downwinders” to sue Hanford contractors for radiation damages.