Happy Fourth of July!
Hope you had a great Fourth of July! It was a beautiful day here in Portland! Sunny and warm. And nice to have a day off in the middle of the week. I also have tomorrow off to celebrate the wedding of some friends of mine from law school. So it’s a good but busy week.
The weather this week has been crazy across the country — Heat waves and wildfires. Here’s some news on the heat wave and global warming
Here are a few interesting pieces of news.
In Sports, Cuttino Mobley claims Knicks Back-Doored Him — http://www.courthousenews.com/2012/07/05/48076.htm
Union Carbine absolved of liability in Bhopal disaster
An interesting analysis of drilling in the arctic, potential for disasters and cats! http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/environmental_law/2012/06/secretary-salazars-unfortunate-prediction.html
More on global warming, this time related to sea level rise
An issue near and dear to my heart… regulating cruise ships. Here is a suit filed in South Carolina by the Southern Environmental Law Center to protect the heritage of Charleston from increased traffic.