Lawsuit Update

On Thursday December 20th Judge Nickerson ruled unequivocally in favor of the Hudson family farm putting an end to three years of litigation. To read the full ruling click here.

As provided for in the Clean Water Act, the Hudsons have filed to be reimbursed by the Waterkeeper Alliance for legal fees incurred from the lawsuit brought against and Perdue Farms. You can read the legal filing supporting the request for fees here. The same judge will decide whether or not to award legal costs.

Save Farm Families News Release

Waterkeeper Alliance Tries to Keep Their Motives Hidden » Frequently Asked Questions Sheet » Myth vs. Fact Sheet » is assisting the Hudsons with their mounting legal bills and raising awareness about the dire threat posed by environmental activists who sue first and ask questions later.

In November 2011, Governor O'Malley wrote a letter in support of the Hudsons. Read the letter here.

For information on the Waterkeeper Alliance's anti-agriculture agenda, visit

It is time to stand up for our way of life. It is time to stand up for the Hudsons.

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