Nuclear Security & Deterrence Monitor Vol. 23 No. 34
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September 06, 2019

Nevada Calls Plutonium Shipment ‘Nuclear Incident’; Seeks Removal, Ban

By Dan Leone
Calling the Department of Energy’s 2018 shipment of plutonium to Nevada a “nuclear incident” and a nuisance, the state is asking a federal judge to boot half a metric ton of the fissile material out of the Nevada National Security Site (NSS) and prohibit…
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