Tribe warns residents not to use EPA forms after spill

August 13, 2015 5:42 AM

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In the president's Wednesday directive, Navajo Nation Attorney General Ethel Branch advised that the federal form "contains offending language that will waive future claims for individuals that sign the form and preclude our people from seeking full compensation for injuries suffered from the spill."

The memorandum directs all of the tribe's divisions to stop promoting the form unless authorized to do so by the president's office.

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