Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Drummond Co. Inc. says in a federal lawsuit filed Friday that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has violated the Freedom of Information Act by not providing documents related to the agency's investigation of the North Birmingham superfund site where toxic chemicals have been found in the soil. Drummond's ABC Coke operation operates a manufacturing facility in Tarrant near the superfund site along 35th Avenue North in Birmingham. – AL.com
A judge ordered Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's divorce case to be sealed from public view Monday, and the governor told cabinet members that he would not let distractions get in the way of his push for budget and policy changes. Tuscaloosa Circuit Judge Elizabeth Hamner issued the order to seal the file after the couple's attorneys filed a motion jointly requesting that the records be kept private. – ABC
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