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A beach with sun rising and waves coming in
09 May 2019

COLUMBUS, OH:  Today, the Ohio House of Representatives adopted its 2020-2021 budget with provisions that prohibit anyone, including local...

Very tiny little girl holding a sign saying Protect Our Water!
02 May 2019

Toledo’s 2014 water crises which left 500,000 area residents not able to drink, bathe, or touch their tap water because a potentially deadly algal toxin...

Words Lake Erie Bill of Rights and a Yes column with 9.887 and the NO column with 6.211
27 February 2019

TOLEDO, OH:  Fifty years after the media infamously declared “Lake Erie is dead,” Toledo voters recognize that Lake Erie and its entire ecosystem...

Sign outside saying Radioactive Danger #deicer disaster
20 February 2019

I am responding to recent publicity about this...

Colorful drawing of a landscape with a sun, windmills, people holding hands, some trees and the words Ohio Community Rights Network
21 August 2018

CHILLICOTHE, OHIO:  On August 8th, the Fourth District Court of Appeals dismissed the Athens County Bill of Rights Committee’s (ACBORC) appeal to...

CELDF and words Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund in white letters on blue background
18 August 2017

In several “news” articles posted over the past few weeks, oil and gas industry and their allies argue that a local Community Bill of Rights ballot...