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After TVA's coal ash began arriving at a landfill in Uniontown, Alabama, resident Esther Calhoun witnessed the paint peeling off her car and friends becoming ill. She's now the target of a slander and libel suit by the landfill's corporate owner. (Photo by Chris Jordan-Bloch/Earthjustice. For more photos, see Earthjustice's "Ashes: A Community's Toxic Inheritance.")