Federal judge rules corporate polluter must clean up mercury in Penobscot

In a legal victory for the Maine People’s Alliance and the National Resources Defense Council, a federal judge on Wednesday held the former owner of a chlorine bleach plant in


After half-century of mercury pollution, Mallinckrodt may be forced to clean up Penobscot

A federal judge in Bangor ordered recommendations be made for a cleanup of toxic mercury in the Penobscot river on Wednesday, following closing arguments in a lawsuit brought by the