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Bending the Arc Toward Justice

Bending the Arc Toward Justice

Author: 

Barry E. Hill - Vermont Law School

Current Issue: 

Volume: 

37

Issue: 

4

RESEARCH & POLICY STUDIES Federal law has failed many poor and minority communities, who suffer disproportionately from pollution generated by others. But states are filling the gap by providing new rights in their constitutions and comprehensive environmental justice legislation.