News Release

Public Justice Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Review ‘New Prime, Inc. v. Oliveira’

Today, the Supreme Court granted certiorari to review the First Circuit’s decision in ‘New Prime, Inc. v. Oliveira.’ We welcome the Supreme Court’s decision to hear the case both because we are hopeful the Court will see that the First Circuit correctly decided the case, but also because we believe the truck drivers who work for New Prime have been denied crucial rights under the wage and hour laws.

Groups File Notice Letter to Sue NRG Energy for Massive Pollution

  Contacts: Rich Bindell, Food & Water Watch, 202-683-2457; rbindell@fwwatch.org Robin Broder, Potomac Riverkeeper, robin@potomacriverkeeper.org; 202-222-0706 Fred Tutman, Patuxent Riverkeeper, fred@paxriverkeeper.org; 301-579-2073 Jessica Culpepper, Public Justice, jculpepper@publicjustice.net; 202-797-8600     Washington D.C. – Today Food & Water Watch, Patuxent Riverkeeper and Potomac Riverkeeper — represented…