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  • Studies show diesel emissions are 90 times higher near the Port of Oakland in West Oakland than the state average. Photo Credit:  Chris Jordan-Block/Earthjustice

    Group Files Civil-Rights Complaint Over Port of Oakland Pollution

    Suzanne Potter California News Service OAKLAND, Calif. – Millions of Californians live close to a major port and just last week, community leaders in West Oakland filed a federal complaint alleging that the continued pollution in their community of color is a violation of the Civil Rights Act. Margaret...