In-the-News Update [Issue: Environment]

In-the-News Update [Issue: Environment]

The Department of Justice announced the startup of the Office of Environmental Justice. The new addition is said to be a “comprehensive environmental justice enforcement strategy” and will work alongside other agencies such as the EPA. The DOJ also claims that communities of color, indigenous communities, and low-income communities will be prioritized because they have “faced barriers to accessing the justice they deserve.”

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