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Environmental Defense Fund v. Alexander

Citation: 10 ELR 20302
No. No. 79-2684, 614 F.2d 474/14 ERC 1289/(5th Cir., 03/24/1980) Aff'd

The Fifth Circuit upholds the lower court's dismissal, 9 ELR 20492, a suit to halt completion of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway on grounds of laches. Plaintiffs argued that the planned width of the waterway exceeded the size authorized by Congress in 1946....

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