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Alaska v. Kleppe

Citation: 6 ELR 20479
No. No. 76-0368, (D.D.C., 04/08/1976) Preliminary injunction denied

The court refuses to enjoin the lease sale of outer continental shelf lands in the Gulf of Alaska, notwithstanding a referral by EPA under the Clean Air Act to the Council on Environmental Quality. The environmental impact statement (EIS) adequately weighs the relevant costs and benefits of the proposed sale....

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