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  • The Cotter Files

    The Cotter Corporation in Canon City, Colorado tried to import 470, 000 tons of waste nuclear waste from a New Jersey Superfund site. "The company intended to dispose of the material on its facility which is a Superfund site itself" The company was sued by Colorado during the 1980s. After some investigation, numerous safety and environment problems were discovered with the site.
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    The Advocate (Stamford, Conn.) begins with a tale of the inadequacies of Hartford's cab services, researched by interviewing cabbies, dispatchers, and passengers, and by requesting cab service; ends up with a tale of drug use among cabbies, brutal working conditions and a Byzantine regulatory system, Aug. 15 and Nov. 7, 1988.