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The CMC rejects complaints on propriety of coal seam gas approvals

September 20, 2013

Once again, the criminal justice system has failed to address the scandalous state of the Queensland environmental regulatory system with regard to mining. Retired Supreme Court judge, Mr Stanley Jones, was appointed by the CMC to investigate the complaints by Drew Hutton from the...

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Premier Newman: Stick to your word and protect farmland

September 17, 2013

The Lock the Gate Alliance today called on the Premier and State Government to stick to their word and protect strategic cropping land from coal and unconventional gas mining. The Government is currently reviewing the Strategic Cropping Land Act and creating new Regional Plans...

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Fullerton Cove verdict a victory for common sense

September 12, 2013

This afternoon's judgment in the NSW Land and Environment Court, rejecting the O'Farrell Government's attempt to bankrupt the Fullerton Cove Residents Action Group, is a victory for common sense and an embarrassing rebuff for the government, according to the Lock The Gate Alliance. Justice...

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