Friday, May 4, 2012




Obama administration urges freer access to cell phone records

What is torture? Ex-CIA official renews debate

Feds: Alabama immigration law caused spike in Hispanic student absences

Consumer Reports: Facebook privacy problems are on the rise

Appeals court hears arguments over Yucca Mountain

Statistics show no progress in federal court law clerk diversity



The Land Letter


The Land Letter is one of several current awareness services published by Environment and Energy Publishing, along with the Environment and Energy Daily and Greenwire. The Land Letter is a weekly publication that includes information about natural resource policy issues and conservation issues.

Topics include:

Public land management

Timber management

Water resource allocation

Endangered species management

Energy development in the Western U.S.

A new edition of The Land Letter is published every Thursday. Law Center patrons can have the table of contents to the new edition of The Land Letter e-mailed to them every week. The Land Letter archive can be browsed by date or searched using keywords.

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