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Murtha & PSB Decisions

Judge Murtha issued an injunction prohibing the state from closing VT Yankee until the appeals court makes its decision. Further, “Judge J. Garvan Murtha ordered Monday that state law can’t be used to prevent Vermont Yankee from storing highly radioactive … Continue reading

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Vermont Appeals Ruling in Lawsuit!

On Saturday morning, Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell announced that he will file an appeal in the Entergy v. Vermont lawsuit. The opinion that Federal Court Judge Gavin Murtha handed down on January 19th could have been written by the … Continue reading

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Murtha Decision: For Entergy

“Act 160 and a single provision in Act 74 – requiring affirmative legislative approval for storage of spent nuclear fuel after March 21, 2012 – are held to be preempted by the Atomic Energy Act…”   You can read the decision … Continue reading

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