Subject:

Robin Silver

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    March 27, 2009

    Lawsuit Filed to Protect "Adorable" Arizona Songbird Threatened by Imported Beetles

    The Center for Biological Diversity and Maricopa Audobon Society filed a lawsuit in federal court today in an effort to protect the southwestern willow flycatcher bird from imported salt cedar leaf beetles.The leaf-eating beetles were imported from Kazakhstan a few years ago and released (illegally, ... More >>

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    August 4, 2005

    Doomed River

    The Southwest's last free-flowing stream ran dry for eight days in mid-July. It's time to act

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    November 4, 2004

    Born Again

    Business and environmentalists agreed for once, and a beautiful Arizona stream will return to us.

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    September 18, 2003

    River Gamble

    Rick Renzi's hoping people buy his line that an amendment he's sponsoring has nothing to do with his father's defense business

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    November 11, 1999

    Twisted Ecologic

    Governor Hull says it's time for inclusiveness in politics. Environmentalists say she won't give them the time of day.

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    April 29, 1999

    Tributary Bypass

    Ninety years ago, an electric company harnessed all 14 miles of Fossil Creek. Now, environmentalists want the water set free.

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    December 24, 1998

    Legacy or Sham?

    The Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution has been established in Mo Udall's name. Would he even like it?

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    December 10, 1998

    Balancing Act

    Western governors conference weighs pros and cons of environmental policy

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    October 29, 1998

    The Serene Clean Elections Machine

    For all that's at stake, the state's most influential lobbyists and businesses are strangely silent on Proposition 200, which would remove them as the primary financiers of election campaigns

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    December 11, 1997

    Government by Litigation

    Increasingly, public officials ignore laws they're paid to uphold. Citizens and interest groups regularly drag these same bureaucrats into court, trying to ensure that the laws of the land are enforced. But now even the courts, once bastions of authority,

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    May 1, 1997

    What's Wrong With This Picture?

    State Senator Russell Bowers is best known for his archconservatism, his assault on environmental regulations and . . . his fine art?

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    January 2, 1997

    Pining for Justice

    Once again, a legal effort aims to compel the Forest Service to follow its own logging rules

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    October 31, 1996

    A Hostile Environment

    Witnesses say a Justice Department attorney physically attacked a lawyer for environmentalists

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    October 10, 1996
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    August 1, 1996

    Owl See You in Court

    From spikedaces to spotted owls, the Southwest Center for Biological Diversity has logged the legal system and rewritten the book on environmental activism

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    July 11, 1996

    Silver Versus Shadegg. Rad.

    A battle of GOP extremes pits environmentalist Robin Silver against conservative Congressman John Shadegg

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    November 24, 1994

    BUYING A GILA MONSTER

    FARMERS IN THE GILA RIVER BASIN HAVE ALREADY SUCKED DOWN $500 MILLION IN GOVERNMENT PORK. NOW THEY WANT ANOTHER $20 MILLION FOR A SENSELESS FLOOD-CONTROL PROJECT.

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    September 29, 1994

    THE NEW 'SCOPES TRIAL

    FOES OF THE MOUNT GRAHAM OBSERVATORY CELEBRATE A KEY VICTORY.

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    November 3, 1993

    ARIZONA, HOME OF THE OK QUARREL

    HEY, WE'RE THE GRAND CANYON STATE. WE LIKE BIG SCHISMS.

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    October 20, 1993
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    June 16, 1993
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