Lawsuit Filed Against Thacker Pass Prayer Encampment
June 27, 2023
RENO, Nev.- The Lithium Nevada Corporation filed a lawsuit last week against a prayer encampment aimed at stopping the construction of the Thacker Pass Lithium Mine in Nevada.
The lawsuit asks the court to ban seven individuals and environmental watchdog organization Protect Thacker Pass from the construction sites of the lithium project and demands they pay millions of dollars in damages.
Bhie-Cie (BC) Zahn-Nahtzu, Te-Moak Shoshone and Washoe from the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, who was named in the lawsuit, spoke with Native News Online.