Host Andy Mahler welcomes Bloomington resident Mick Harrison, one of the nation’s foremost environmental and public interest attorneys, representing whistle-blowers, environmental advocates, and others who resist corporate and government malfeasance. From PCB superfund sites in Monroe County to public forests, chemical weapons, and hazardous waste incinerators, Mick has been a powerful advocate for ordinary people in communities all across the country. Mick talks about his life and his commitment to environmental justice, and answers calls from listeners. Currently Harrison represents the Indiana Forest Alliance in its lawsuit against the Indiana Department of Natural Resources and the Division of Forestry for failure to comply with the Indiana Environmental Policy Act.
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