News

The Committee to Ban Fracking IN THE NEWS:

MLive

Years after starting signature collection, anti-fracking group continues legal battle to get on Michigan ballot, November 19, 2019


Citizen Truth

How fracking bans and the anti-fracking movement is staring down an uphill battle, November 16, 2019


Detroit Metro Times

Michigan AG delivers blow to anti-fracking measure, March 7, 2019


Detroit Free Press

More radioactive fracking waste could be coming to Michigan, November 23, 2018


Pride Source

Committee to Ban Fracking in Michigan hopes to make 2018 ballot, June 6, 2018



Bridge Magazine

Optimism grows that Michigan will decide pot, redistricting measures, April 19, 2018


Bridge Magazine

Which 2018 Michigan ballot measures are going strong. Or going down, November 27, 2017

 

Michigan Radio

Groups trying to ban fracking, legalize marijuana, and shut down Line 5 all face the same challenge, July 31, 2017


MLive

Anti-fracking petitioners ask Michigan Supreme Court to take up 180-day signature case, June 9, 2017


Michigan Radio

Anti-fracking group challenges petition limits, October 13, 2016


Detroit News

Cheap prices halt Mich. drilling, kill oil, gas jobsAugust 29, 2016


WEMU Radio

Issues of the Environment: the effort to put fracking to a public vote, June 29, 2016


Lansing State Journal

Court fight looms after panel rejects cannabis petitionJune 9, 2016


UPI

Michigan anti-fracking effort stalled, June 2, 2016


MLive

Anti-fracking group files lawsuit after coming up short on petition drive, June 1, 2016


 MLive

Member of state board flees meeting, preventing vote on 180-day petition window, April 25, 2016


MLive

One tiny fix could drastically change Michigan ballot campaigns, February 19, 2016


 Detroit Free Press

Anti-fracking group falls short in signatures for ballot, November 19, 2015


MLive

Anti-fracking ballot effort fails to collect enough signatures, seeks more volunteers, November 19, 2015


Associated Press

Signature gathering to ban fracking in Michigan falls short, November 18, 2015


Michigan Radio

Fracking ban petition drive reaches the home stretch, November 15, 2015


Interlochen Public Radio

Oil and gas industry at a crawl in Michigan, August 19, 2015


Public News Service

Push to Ban Fracking in MI Gains Steam, Aug 3, 2015


MLive

Sierra Club backs effort to put ban on fracking on Michigan ballot, July 20, 2015


Detroit News

Letter: Ban fracking in Michigan, May 1, 2015


Detroit News

Editorial: Just say no to fracking petition, April 27, 2015


Northern Express

The Fracking Debate, April 27, 2015


Michigan Radio

Anti-fracking campaign expects to launch next month, April 15, 2015


Detroit Free Press

Petition language approved for Michigan fracking ban effort, April 14, 2015


TV Channel 7 WXYZ Detroit:

Push to ban fracking in Michigan moves forward, April 14, 2015


Detroit News (front page story)

Fracking opponents try again, April 13, 2015


Detroit Free Press

Panel: Radioactive fracking waste-dumping is safe, February 14, 2015


Detroit News

Mich. Panel: No changes in handling radioactive sludge, February 13, 2015


Huffington Post

Not all Michiganders want to be a dumping ground for America's radioactive frack waste, August 26, 2014


Michigan Radio

Michigan might take radioactive sludge after other states refused, August 26, 2014


Detroit Free Press

Michigan landfill operator suspends receipt of low-level radioactive waste, August 25, 2014

Detroit News

Panel to review Michigan's disposal of radioactive materials, August 25, 2014


Grist

One woman's odyssey to find Michigan's anti-fracking movement, August 22, 2014

(Volunteer Kate Levin's story of how she got involved in Committee to Ban Fracking)


Detroit Free Press

Michigan landfill taking other states' radioactive fracking waste, August 19, 2014

Grist

Frackers are sending sludge to the mitten state, August 19, 2014


Ban Michigan Fracking

Radioactive frack waste headed to Michigan from Pennsylvania's Marcellus shale, August 13, 2014

(breaking the story in Michigan)


Mlive

Point-Counterpoint: Michigan voters need to ban fracking to protect human health, environment, March1, 2013


Detroit News

Panel discusses fracking, oil exploration in Oakland Co., February 28, 2013


Michigan Radio

State elections panel clears way for new petition drivesFebruary 15, 2013


Detroit News

Bid OK'd to fight repeal limitsFebruary 15, 2013


MLive

Michigan 'fracking' opponents plan to begin voter signature collection effort in AprilFebruary 15, 2013


Detroit Free Press

Ballot referendum, fracking move toward spot on 2014 ballotFebruary 15, 2013


Associated Press

Mich. ballot issues address referendums, frackingFebruary 15, 2013