Issues Affecting American Indians in Tennessee
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  • Michael Lynch, West Tennessee (2008-12)
         member, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
  • Pat Cummins, Middle Tennessee (2004-08)
         descendant, Cherokee
  • Mark Cantrell, Middle Tennessee (2010-14)
         unknown tribal affiliation
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  • Brent A. Cox (2008-2012)
    444 Cades Atwood Road
    Milan, Tennessee 38358
    731-723-9994

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    Scotts Miracle-Gro Caught Again, This Time A Record Penalty Levied For Pesticide Violations

    REMEMBER THIS - NEVER FORGET!!!!

    NEVER AGAIN will i use Miracle Grow!!!! geeeee!! i wonder what's been killing off the HONEY BEES?!!! HMMMMMM!!!!!!!! In cahoots with MONSANTO, no doubt!!!

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    Scotts pleaded guilty in February 2012 to illegally applying insecticides to its wild bird food products that are toxic to birds, falsifying pesticide registration documents, distributing pesticides with misleading and unapproved labels, and distributing unregistered pesticides.


    http://www.enewspf.com/latest-news/science-a-environmental/36362-scotts-miracle-gro-caught-again-this-time-a-record-penalty-levied-for-pesticide-violations.html

    Scotts Miracle-Gro Caught Again, This Time A Record Penalty Levied For Pesticide Violations
    TUESDAY, 11 SEPTEMBER 2012 07:07
    PRESS RELEASE
    SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL


    Washington, DC--(ENEWSPF)--September 11, 2012. Lawn company giant, Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., pleaded guilty to numerous charges of misleading consumers with unapproved labels and falsifying insecticide registrations, including using toxic chemicals in wild bird food. Scotts was ordered to pay $12.5 million in criminal fines, the largest penalty ever set under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA).

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    read more at the link above


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