Vale in court

Vale in court

Keith Gosse/The Telegram

Stories on the court proceedings in the case of alleged illegal dumping by Vale Newfoundland and Labrador.

Judge James Walsh in provincial court Tuesday for the Vale trial.

Judge told fish deaths in lab, not the real world

March 20, 2015 - 22 h 27

Environmental co-ordinator Erin Cullen told Judge James Walsh she was well aware of a trio of failed “acute lethality” tests on rainbow trout, using wastewater from the mine site in October 2011.

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Judge told fish deaths in lab, not the real world

Mount Polley, B.C. mine pollution raised in N.L. court

March 19, 2015 - 22 h 58

That was the message unexpectedly conveyed in provincial court in St. John’s Thursday, as proceedings continued in the trial of a case involving two allegations of Fisheries Act violations by...

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Mount Polley, B.C. mine pollution raised in N.L. court

Testing process followed to a tee: Vale N.L. staffer

March 18, 2015 - 22 h 57

It was the continuation of the trial in the case involving two charges against Vale Newfoundland and Labrador alleging Fisheries Act violations, dating back to October 2011. The company is accused of...

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Testing process followed to a tee: Vale N.L. staffer

Crown relying on Vale N.L.’s own tests

March 17, 2015 - 22 h 50

Kennell was on the stand at provincial court in St. John’s Tuesday, as trial continued on three charges of Fisheries Act violations dating back to 2011.

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Crown relying on Vale N.L.’s own tests

One charge down, two still a-go against Vale N.L.

March 17, 2015 - 17 h 02

One of three charges levelled against Vale Newfoundland and Labrador, in a case involving allegations of illegal dumping of mine waste into Anaktalak Bay in 2011, was dismissed this afternoon.

Judge...

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One charge down, two still a-go against Vale N.L.

Vale NL facing 2 dumping cases in 2015

December 31, 2014 - 4 h 34

The company faces three charges relating to release of liquid waste near the Voisey’s Bay mine site in October 2011. As well, The Telegram has learned, the company is facing a separate, but similar...

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Illegal dumping trial of Vale N.L. back in court

December 02, 2014 - 4 h 32

It is progress after a roughly half-year hiatus for the case, interrupted only by a meeting in September to set the current dates.

The proceedings were delayed by scheduling conflicts and illness.

The...

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Delay in case of alleged illegal dumping by Vale

September 04, 2014 - 10 h 38

The next court dates were set this morning at provincial court in St. John’s.

Vale Newfoundland and Labrador is facing three charges relating to the release of liquid waste into Anaktalak...

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Delay in case of alleged illegal dumping by Vale

Vale lawyers suggest testing was flawed

May 09, 2014 - 4 h 34

Effluent from the nickel mine flows into Edwards Cove in Anaktalak Bay on the Labrador coast.

For years prior to 2011, and before Vale made a pricey addition to its on-site treatment plant,...

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Vale lawyers suggest testing was flawed