Latest Mountain States Legal Foundation Stories

2008-09-04 18:00:14

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: William Perry Pendley of the Mountain States Legal Foundation, +1-303-292-2021 DENVER, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A small Michigan energy company today sought to intervene in a lawsuit filed by environmental groups that resulted in a court ruling barring the company from drilling a well to identify new sources of energy. Savoy Energy, L.P. of Traverse City, Michigan filed its motion as well as a protective notice of appeal with a federal district...

2008-07-25 12:00:49

To: RADIO-TELEVISION EDITORS Contact: William Perry Pendley of the Mountain States Legal Foundation, +1-303-292-2021 DENVER, July 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A demand by a federal agency that two companies agree to a race-based set aside as a condition to approval of their merger today drew a warning that the provision is unconstitutional from a western, nonprofit, public- interest law firm known for civil rights litigation. In a letter to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC),...

2008-07-22 15:00:39

GOLDEN, Colo., July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Atna Resources Ltd. ("Atna") -- (TSX: ATN), is pleased to announce that Mountain States Legal Foundation ("MSLF") has filed a petition for writ of certiorari on behalf of Atna's wholly owned subsidiary, Seven-Up Pete Venture and other property owners, with the United States Supreme Court in the case Seven-Up Pete Venture, et al. v Brian Schweitzer, et al. MSLF is a nonprofit, public interest law firm dedicated to individual liberty, the right...

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