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Gold King Mine Litigation Update (2020)


Gold King Mine Litigation Update (2020)

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Originally presented on December 18, 2020 as part of the Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law Section (NREEL) Institute.

Discussion of the Gold King Mine spill in the Animas and San Juan rivers, its impact on the water quality of the watershed, and the current status of the litigation arising from said spill including the arguments and defenses raised by the various parties involved.

Moderator: Mark F. Rosebrough, 2020 Chair-Elect

Speakers: Professor Cliff Villa, University of New Mexico School of Law, and Louis Rose, Montgomery and Andrews, P.A