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Camp Lejeune Water Contamination

Lynne Peeples

Supreme Court Could Make It Harder For Victims Of Hazardous Pollutants To Get Justice

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 04.17.2014 | Green

When Tate MacQueen pulled the yellow flyer from his Asheville, N.C., mailbox, his thoughts flew to his young children. The flyer warned of toxic conta...

Lynne Peeples

'Vindication' For Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 02.20.2014 | Green

As worries linger over tap water tainted by a chemical spill in West Virginia, and by oil and gas drilling from Pennsylvania to Texas, the health cons...

CDC: Water At Marine Base Linked To Birth Defects

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A long-awaited study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirms a link between tainted tap water at a U.S....

Camp Lejeune Coming Clean After Nearly 30 Years

AP | By ALLEN G. BREED | Posted 07.18.2013 | Green

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — Purple wildflowers sprout in abundance around the bright-yellow pipe, one of several jutting from the sandy soil in this u...

Camp Lejeune Water Contaminated Earlier Than Previously Thought

AP | ALLEN G. BREED and MARTHA WAGGONER | Posted 03.20.2013 | Green

RALEIGH, N.C. — Tens of thousands more Marines and their relatives could be eligible for government health care for their illnesses now that a f...

Obama Signs Bill For Camp Lejeune Water Victims

AP | Posted 10.07.2012 | Green

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — President Barack Obama signed a bill Monday promising health benefits for Marines and families who were exposed to contaminated...

Semper Fi: Always Faithful-- Documenting a Fight for Environmental Justice

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 10.28.2011 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

At a time when the Environmental Protection Agency is coming under attack for "over-regulation," the film stands as a testimony to what happens when the public's health is neither protected nor considered.