Latest Public Citizen Press Releases

For Immediate Release: 5/10/2001
Ricart Automotive Agrees to Settle Suit Against Web Critic
Angry Ohio Customer Free to Create Anti-Ricart Sites This Summer
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For Immediate Release: 5/10/2001
Pacifica Backs Off Threat to Sue; Critics Can Keep Web Sites
May 10, 2001 Pacifica Backs Off Threat to Sue; Critics Can Keep Web Sites Pacifica Foundation Had Threatened to Sue to Force GroupsTo Take Down Sites Until Public Citizen Intervened WASHINGTON, D.C. - In what is a point on the scoreboard for First Amendment rights, Pacifica Foundation has decided against suing to force three groups to dismantle Web sites critical of Pacifica.
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For Immediate Release: 5/7/2001
Publc Concerns Sidelined as Department of Energy Rushes to Recommend Yucca Mountain Nuclear Dump
ALLIANCE FOR NUCLEAR ACCOUNTABILITY - CITIZEN ALERT FRIENDS OF THE EARTH INDIGENOUS ENVIRONMENTAL NETWORK - NATURAL RESOURCE DEFENSE COUNCIL NEVADA DESERT EXPERIENCE - NEVADA NUCLEAR WASTE TASKFORCE NUCLEAR INFORMATION AND RESOURCE SERVICE (NIRS) PUBLIC CITIZEN S CRITICAL MASS ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT PROGRAM May 7, 2001 Publc Concerns Sidelined as Department of Energy Rushes to Recommend Yucca Mountain Nuclear Dump
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For Immediate Release: 5/2/2001
Industry Group Formed to Push Bush-Cheney Dirty Energy Agenda
May 2, 2001 Industry Group Formed to Push Bush-Cheney Dirty Energy Agenda Threatens to Chill Conservation, Alternative Sources Statement of Wenonah Hauter, Director, Critical Mass Energy and Environment Program
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For Immediate Release: 5/1/2001
Public Citizen Applauds Introduction of Schumer-McCain Bill to Make Less Costly Generic Drugs More Widely Available
May 1, 2001 Public Citizen Applauds Introduction of Schumer-McCain Bill to Make Less Costly Generic Drugs More Widely Available WASHINGTON, D.C. Public Citizen today applauded Sens. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and John McCain (R-Ariz.) for introducing legislation to provide consumers with much more timely access to less costly generic prescription drugs. The legislation is called the "Greater Access to Affordable Pharmaceuticals Act."
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For Immediate Release: 4/30/2001
Public Citizen, Medical Resident and Student Organizations Petition OSHA to Limit Work Hours for Medical Residents
More Auto Crashes, More Depression and More Pregnancy Complications Among Sleep-Deprived Medical Residents
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For Immediate Release: 4/30/2001
National Bioethics Advisory Commission Report Dangerously Weakens International Protections
Report Provides Less Protection for Participants in International Research Than Declaration of Helsinki
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For Immediate Release: 4/25/2001
Citizen Groups Denounce Plans for Nuclear Waste Transport Through Florida
Florida Coalition for Peace and Justice * Suwanee-St. John Sierra Club * Public Citizen's Critical Mass Energy and Environment Program
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For Immediate Release: 4/25/2001
Dangerous Tires Prone to Shred Are Still on Road, Investigation Shows
Consumers Call for Expanded Recall, Information Campaign and Updated Safety Standards
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For Immediate Release: 4/25/2001
Citizen Groups Denounce Proposal for Nuclear Waste Transport Through Georgia
Radioactive Roads and Rails Campaign Arrives in Atlanta Marking 15th Anniversary of Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster
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