Vale in court

Vale in court

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

Inco's Voisey's Bay site is shown in this undated handout photo.

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

Vale N.L. not ordered to hold back waste

May 08, 2014 - 4 h 33

According to the now-retired officer’s testimony, during a day of trial at provincial court in St. John’s Wednesday, it took the better part of the month and a third failed test before he felt...

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Vale N.L. not ordered to hold back waste

Vale N.L. going to trial on illegal dumping allegation

April 29, 2014 - 16 h 09

The pre-trial request was for further information on the details behind the charges against Vale Newfoundland and Labrador.

While Judge Jim Walsh denied the ask, laying out his reasoning with...

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Vale N.L. going to trial on illegal dumping allegation

Judge suggests amended charge in illegal dumping case

April 28, 2014 - 1 h 30

The company is charged under the federal Fisheries Act for allegedly dumping toxic material - acutely lethal effluent - into the waters of the Labrador bay. The charges include one count of illegally...

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Vale lawyers ask for particulars

April 14, 2014 - 13 h 59

At provincial court in St. John’s today, arguments are being heard on an application by the company for further particulars on the government’s case.

Vale has been charged under the federal...

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Vale lawyers ask for particulars

Vale court case waiting on Crown

December 19, 2013 - 1 h 30

As previously reported, Vale Newfoundland and Labrador is accused of violating the federal Fisheries Act, illegally dumping liquid waste into Anaktalak Bay - also the port site for Vale's Voisey's Bay...

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Vale case set for November return

September 30, 2013 - 9 h 54

A case involving three charges against Vale Newfoundland and Labrador was called in provincial court this morning, only to be set over to Nov. 15.

First in court in July, the charges allege...

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Vale case set for November return

Feds, province mum on Vale charges

July 12, 2013 - 7 h 49

The federal government has refused to comment on the charges being pressed against Vale Newfoundland and Labrador for alleged illegal release of liquid waste into Anaktalak Bay, Labrador.

Three...

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Feds, province mum on Vale charges