Topic: Don Blankenship
Investigators say 'no stone will be left unturned' in finding the cause of the Upper Big Branch mine explosion. Criminal charges are rare following mine disasters, and causes for explosions can be complex.
04/10/2010 10:23 am
The Upper Big Branch mine, where the West Virginia mine explosion occurred Monday, had about 500 violations issued against it last year. The mine is owned by Massey Energy.
04/06/2010 05:10 pm
The 5-to-4 decision, involving a justice on the West Virginia Supreme Court, establishes a broad, new constitutional standard.
06/08/2009 01:00 am
A West Virginia case before the US Supreme Court could clarify when judges must recuse themselves.
03/03/2009 12:00 am
Michael Shnayerson profiles one valley's battle against mountaintop mining.
01/29/2008 12:00 am
Michael Shnayerson profiles one valley’s battle against mountaintop mining.
01/28/2008 12:00 am