Healthy Communities

Update: Acland remitted Land Court hearing

03 March, 2019

The Land Court has handed down a decision effectively recommending Stage 3 of the New Acland mine be rejected unless much stronger noise limits are imposed on the project.

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Access to Justice

Acland Court of Appeal review

03 March, 2019
EDO Qld and Barristers Saul Holt QC and Dr Chris McGrath represented Oakey Coal Action Alliance Inc (OCAA) at the Supreme Court of Appeal in Brisbane on 27 February 2019 to 1 March 2019. The appeal seeks to overturn the 2018 Supreme Court decision that would see groundwater impacts no longer allowed to be considered in some mining objection hearings.  Keep reading >