Fight over Penobscot River polluter continues

Maine People’s Alliance (MPA) returns to U.S. District Court on June 3 to fight the next crucial round in a 14-year legal battle against global health care giant Covidien and its subsidiary Mallinckrodt Corp. for their extensive mercury pollution of the Penobscot River ecosystem and fisheries. More than 26 years ago, the MPA identified the

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