Radioactive Waste 836 - Supreme Court To Review Decision Of Ninth Circuit Court With Respect To Washington State Workers Compensation

     The U.S. Supreme Court has announced that it will consider the federal government’s challenge to a Washington state worker’s compensation law in a case that could have costly consequence for U.S. government contracts involving hazardous work on federal property.

Radioactive Waste 835 - New Mexico is Challenging The Los Alamos National Laboratory About Cleanup

     Officials at the Los Alamos National Laboratory are reiterating their promise to focus on cleaning up Cold War-era contamination left by decades of research and bomb-making. However, New Mexico environmental officials and watchdog groups remain concerned about the pace and the likelihood that the U.S. government has significantly understated its environmental liability at the Laboratory.