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DuPont and Chemours sued by New Jersey over pollution in Pompton Lakes and other...

SCOTT FALLON and JAMES O'NEILL / NORTHJERSEY.COM - New Jersey sued chemical giant DuPont on Wednesday seeking financial damages for widespread pollution [go to article]
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Will NJ allow construction of pipeline through Central Jersey and coast?

DINO FLAMMIA / NJ 101.5 - A final decision will soon be made on a proposed pipeline that would cut through Middlesex County and the Raritan Bay, and feature [go to article]
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New Jersey lawmakers recalling Roman empire in beach fight

WAYNE PARRY / AP / WASHINGTON POST - New Jersey lawmakers are reaching back to the Roman empire in their latest effort to guarantee public access [go to article]
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State’s new-look energy plan is delayed, now expected in December

TOM JOHNSON / NJ SPOTLIGHT - The state is pushing back adoption of a presumably radically revamped Energy Master Plan until the end of year [go to article]

NJ attorney general ramps up efforts to hold polluters accountable

JOANNA GAGIS / NJTV NEWS - The state’s dropping the hammer on ExxonMobil, at least that’s how Attorney General Gurbir Grewal characterized the six-count suit [go to article]
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New Jersey adds $75M to flooded-home buyout program

WAYNE PARRY / AP / US NEWS & WORLD REPORT - New Jersey is adding another $75 million to its program [go to article]
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NJ landowners in federal court to fight pipeline company on eminent domain

JON HURDLE / NJ SPOTLIGHT - Sixty-three New Jersey landowners took their fight against the proposed PennEast pipeline to federal court in Trenton yesterday [go to article]
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Murphy administration tries to stop environmentalists from contesting Exxon settlement

SCOTT FALLON / NORTHJERSEY.COM - In a move that surprised environmentalists, the Murphy administration has filed court papers to block an appeal by advocacy groups [go to article]

Murphy touts progress on green energy. Is it enough?

BRENDA FLANAGAN / NJTV NEWS - Gov. Phil Murphy and his top Board of Public Utilities executive touted a year’s worth of green energy triumphs [go to article]
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Gov. Phil Murphy just banned bear hunts in New Jersey. Sort of.

NICK CORASANITI / NY TIMES - In the wilds of the Garden State, where black bears roam in resurgent numbers, a political trap lies waiting [go to article]

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