The Law Offices of Randall M. Weiner obtained a settlement for the Smokebrush Foundation for the Arts, for contamination created by the City of Colorado Springs. The settlement requires Colorado Springs or its successor to take steps to remediate coal tar (Town Gas) contamination potentially migrating to the Trestle Building, near America the Beautiful Park […]
The Law Offices of Randall M. Weiner, P.C. filed for a preliminary injunction today that seeks to keep the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge closed to the public until the U.S. District Court in Denver can rule on the underlying merits of the case. Read the Motion for Preliminary Injunction here. Plaintiffs in the case […]
On behalf of citizen groups from communities near the former Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant, our office filed suit on May 1, 2018 against the U.S. government for failing to comply with federal environmental laws in planning to build public trails and a visitor center at the former plutonium facility. Filed in U.S. District Court […]
Our office filed suit today, May 1, 2018, against the U.S. government for failing to comply with the National Environmental Policy Act (“NEPA”) in planning to build public trails and a visitor center at the former Rocky Flats plutonium facility. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Denver on behalf of five citizen groups, […]
The Denver Post and Boulder Daily Camera newspapers have published articles about our federal court case to revoke a permit that will allow construction of apartments near an active bald eagle nesting site in Broomfield. Read The Denver Post article here, and the Boulder Daily Camera article here.
The Denver Post, Colorado Springs Gazette and Colorado Springs Independent have each published articles about the Colorado Supreme Court’s decision to hold the city of Colorado Springs responsible for its subsurface toxic pollution from coal tar contaminants. Click the links to read the Denver Post article, the Colorado Springs Gazette article, and the Colorado Springs Independent article.
The Law Offices of Randall M. Weiner, P.C. successfully represented the Smokebrush Foundation, Katherine Tudor, and Donald Goede in an important case against the City of Colorado Springs regarding coal tar contamination that migrated from the City’s old coal gasification site to our clients’ neighboring property. The City argued that it had governmental immunity from […]
The Law Offices of Randall M. Weiner, P.C. filed suit in May on behalf of five environmental groups against the U.S. government for failing to comply with federal environmental laws in planning to build public trails and a visitor center at the Rocky Flats site in Jefferson County, Colorado. Join us September 30 for a […]
FOX31 Denver interviewed Jon Lipsky, who headed the FBI raid on Rocky Flats in 1989, and attorney Randall Weiner about recently released plans to relocate over 200 prairie dogs from Longmont to the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge. Nuclear weapons were made at Rocky Flats for decades. Burrowing prairie dogs can disturb radioactive waste on the site, bringing plutonium buried underground […]
The Huffington Post has published an article about the history of the Rocky Flats site and our suit against the U.S. government, filed in May on behalf of five environmental groups, for failing to comply with federal environmental laws in planning to build public trails and a visitor center at the site. Read the Huffington post article […]