Sierra Club wins ruling against Port of Coos Bay

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Friday, February 01, 2013

The Sierra Club won the latex round to get records from the Port of Coos Bay about potential coal export plans.

The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay says it will review its public records policies, after a local judge ruled against the port in a dispute with the Sierra Club.

Coos County Circuit Court Judge Paula Bechtold ruled Monday that the port violated both Oregon law and the Sierra Club's constitutional rights, by refusing to waive fees for supplying port records to the group.

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