By Duncan Maysilles
Beginning in 1896, the widening destruction wrought in Tennessee, Georgia, and North Carolina via Ducktown copper mining spawned thousands of personal court cases, culminating in Georgia v. Tennessee Copper Co., the U.S. ideal Court's first pollution case. In its 1907 choice, the courtroom famous for the 1st time the sovereign correct of person states to guard their average assets from transborder pollutants, a foundational opinion within the formation of yankee environmental legislation. Maysilles unearths how the excellent courtroom case introduced jointly the disparate forces of agrarian populism, commercial logging, and the wooded area conservation flow to set a felony precedent that is still correct in environmental legislation today.
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