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Stand Up That Mountain Download × PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ticing attorney to sue the company to put a stop to their mining operation He jumped at the challenge     Upon meeting Ashley and Ollie Leutze knew he was embarking on a course that would change his life Fourteen year old Ashley assured him she had accumulated a stack of evidence “as big as that mountain” detailing the mine owner’s misdeeds Leutze uickly became convinced that this was a case he could win He formed a plaintiff group and sued the state of North Carolina for violations of its own mining law. an intimate and sympathetic view of southern Appalachia mountain environment and human cultures and the horror show that is mountaintop removal coal mining leutze and his neighbors are pretty naive in the initial dealings with mining and resource extraction but they soon learn fat cats rule and little folks have to fight like hell for any little crumb of justice or decency Hugh Hefner 183 Success Facts - Everything you need to know about Hugh Hefner year old Ashley assured him she had accumulated a stack of evidence “as big as that mountain” detailing the mine owner’s misdeeds Leutze uickly became convinced that this was a case he could win He formed a plaintiff group and sued the state of North Carolina for violations of its own mining law. an intimate and sympathetic view of southern Appalachia mountain environment and human cultures and the horror show that is mountaintop removal coal mining leutze and his neighbors are pretty naive in the initial dealings with mining and resource extraction but they soon learn fat cats rule and little folks have to fight like hell for any little crumb of justice or decency

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Stand Up That Mountain Download × PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free S He and Ashley’s family were eventually joined by several national conservation groups seeking to save Belview Mountain and protect the Appalachian Trail in one of its most scenic and fragile stretches     This is a great underdog David vs Goliath story with lots of good guys you love and bad guys you love to hate Not only did the case against the Clark Stone Company set groundbreaking legal precedent the good guys won a complete victory How they did it is a as compelling a story as the best literary fictio. Reading Jay Lutze descriptions of the Roan Highlands in Stand Up that Mountain reminded me of John Muir s writings of the Sierra Nevada s As I read his book I felt I was there at one of the most beautiful places in the world I read the book so as to coincide with a run I did with friends along the Appalachian Trail from 19E to Carver s Gap and back It was really special to be able to see the places he described in the bookThe book is the true story of a lawyer who teams up with his neighbors and environmental lawyers to stop an improperly permitted strip gravel mining of a mountain The mine was right next door to a number of Appalachia locals homes and to the Appalachian Trail but there was no public hearing to consider the input The legal wrangling was detailed in the book than I cared to hear but I am pretty good at skimming such sections Overall it was a great read and I highly recommend a trip to the Roan Highlands and the book The Politics of Size you love and bad guys Cut the Clutter you love to hate Not only did the case against the Clark Stone Company set groundbreaking legal precedent the good guys won a complete victory How they did it is a as compelling a story as the best literary fictio. Reading Jay Lutze descriptions of the Roan Highlands in Stand Up that Mountain reminded me of John Muir s writings of the Sierra Nevada s As I read his book I felt I was there at one of the most beautiful places in the world I read the book so as to coincide with a run I did with friends along the Appalachian Trail from 19E to Carver s Gap and back It was really special to be able to see the places he described in the bookThe book is the true story of a lawyer who teams up with his neighbors and environmental lawyers to stop an improperly permitted strip gravel mining of a mountain The mine was right next door to a number of Appalachia locals homes and to the Appalachian Trail but there was no public hearing to consider the input The legal wrangling was detailed in the book than I cared to hear but I am pretty good at skimming such sections Overall it was a great read and I highly recommend a trip to the Roan Highlands and the book

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Stand Up That Mountain Download × PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free In the tradition of A Civil Action the true story of an outdoorsman living alone in Western North Carolina who teams up with his neighbors and environmental lawyers to save a treasured mountain peak from the mining companyOne day Jay Leutze got a call from a young woman Ashley and her Aunt Ollie Ashley and Ollie said they had evidence that Clark Stone Company was violating the Mining Act of 1971 up on Belview Mountain one of the most remote and wildest places in the eastern United States They wanted Jay a non prac. Here are some of the Kindle notes that accompanied the reading of this bookGaaaahAw hail noShame on you US Forest ServiceOh Jesus Wrote this several timesAssI hate capitalism sometimesGood grief Wrote that one a lot actuallyPretty stupid In what other job can you not just fix your mistakes I m looking at you CharlesInfuriatingly stupidThen what s the f ing point of the mining commissionUuugh lobbyistsBasically This book is about a gravel company ruining the views at a certain scenic point on the Applachian Trial and our author does a lot of research meets up with a lot of people goes through a lot of courtroom drama and does a lot of awareness raising to the public and media to SPOILER finally save the damn trail Thank God for you Jay E Leutze Also now I need to go hike on the Trail While this was a good and important story I m only giving it a 3 rating because it draaaagged Especially when you get halfway through and think they ve won in court and ah no they have to go through 10000 appeals The court system is pretty awesome in making sure things are fair but it s all so obviously wrong that this gravel company was digging into the mountain in the first place that you just want to pull your hair outI also had a couple of annoying moments with the author when he s blahblahing about the building in the mountain areas of NC for tourists etc 100% agree that it shouldn t be done willy nilly Jay but not all of us inherited acres of beautiful mountain property Maybe we want to visit too Stop being so judge y Also he spends time at the beginning talking about how important gravel is toeverythingso I think the book would have been a bit stronger if he briefly talked about other places to obtain gravel Because I felt like Yeeessss save the mountains and the Trail But then a little voice said But where will we get the gravel Fromsome other mountain


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  • Hardcover
  • 400
  • Stand Up That Mountain
  • Jay Erskine Leutze
  • English
  • 13 May 2019
  • 9781451679007