Rockwell sues government in Rocky Flats dispute on September 21, 1989. In its press release Rockwell sued the U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to seek judicial determination of the government’s and Rockwell’s obligation under the company’s contract to manage DOE’s Rocky Flats Plant, near Golden, Colorado. “In its complaint, the Company […]
On September 9, 1992 Congressman Howard Wolpe, Chairman, Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight for the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology sent a warning letter to Jon Lipsky regarding possible prosecution for Contempt of Congress regarding the Prosecution of the Rocky Flats Site. Congressman Wolpe reminded Mr. Lipsky that “you are the subpoenaed witness, not […]
On August 1, 1989 United States District Court Judge Sherman G. Finesilver, Chief Judge, District of Colorado provided the following linked information to the newly empaneled Special Grand Jury 89-2.
Edward S.G. Dennis, Jr., Assistant Attorney General, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice, January 31, 1989 memorandum to Donald A. Carr, Acting Assistant Attorney General, Land & Natural Resources Division, U.S. Department of Justice regarding briefing on Operation Desert Glow (Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant).
On January 10, 1989 Martin C. Carlson, Senior Legal Advisor, US Department of Justice, debriefing memo to Lawrence Lippe, Chief General Litigation and Legal Advice Section, Criminal Division. Memo memorialized “unresolved concerns” and “practical considerations.”
1981 and 1984 Criminal Investigative Jurisdiction of the EPA determination by US Department of Justice
On January 16, 1981 U.S. Attorney General Benjamin R. Civiletti confirmed U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (USEPA) authority to investigate violations of the criminal prohibitions contained in enumerated statutes in the letter. On April 27, 1984 F. Henry Habicht, II, Assistant Attorney General, Land and Natural Resources Division, U.S. Department of Justice, letter to Courtney M. […]
Pursuant to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request: On August 13, 2015 the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) at the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge, Colorado. The MOA allocates $8,315,000.00 from DOE to FWS through August 19, 2021. As of […]
Jon Lipsky no FBI retaliation letter to FBI Director Robert S. Muehler, III of February 24, 2004. In part: “… in 2001 I learned of federal legislation to open the former Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant to public access and recreation. It was apparent that the information I have, needed to be provided to Congress […]
March 30, 2004 Robert Roberts, EPA letter to Congressman Mark Udall. Response to Mark Udall letter to EPA dated March 16, 2004. Roberts mischaracterized The Ambushed Grand Jury book and did not answer then-Congressman Mark Udall’s concerns. Click to View