It's two legal cases down and three to go before Australia's biggest coal mine, slated for Queensland's Galilee Basin, can start says the Queensland Resources Council.

A Federal Court has dismissed a challenge by conservationists to stop the project. The Federal Court threw out an Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) case against Adani’s $21 billion Carmichael mine from going ahead on the grounds the approval of the mine was inconsistent with Australia’s obligation to protect the Great…