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Dec 14, 2012, 19:37 ET Colville Tribes Win Long-Running Environmental Lawsuit against Teck Metals

Today, a judge in the United States District Court in Yakima issued a ruling that Canadian mining and smelting giant Teck Metals, Ltd. is liable...


Oct 10, 2012, 21:17 ET Hearing To Determine Whether Canadian Mining Giant Will Be Held Responsible For Environmental Cleanup Under U.S. Law

Today, a hearing was held in federal district court to determine whether Teck Metals, Ltd. (Teck) will be held liable under U.S. law for the...


Sep 11, 2012, 18:21 ET Colville Tribes Pleased With Teck Acknowledgment of Release of Hazardous Substances Into the Columbia River/Lake Roosevelt

 For years the Colville Tribes have fought to protect and clean up the Columbia River.  Since 2004, the Tribes along with the State of...


Jan 07, 2008, 00:00 ET U.S. Supreme Court Supports Colville Tribes

NESPELEM, Wash., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, a panel of U.S. Supreme Court justices...