Yucca fight goes on after lawyer's death

Miller, Valerie
May 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/19/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 20, p5
The article reports that the fight against a proposed nuclear waste dump at Yucca Mountain, Nevada will continue despite the death of lead lawyer Joseph Egan who succumbed to stomach cancer. At Egan's behest, Martin Malsch, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's former acting general counsel, was named lead licensing counsel while Charles Fitzpatrick was named lead litigation counsel. Egan's firm Egan, Fitzpatrick & Mals will carry on the fight to stop shipments of nuclear waste to Yucca Mountain.


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