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California v. United States

Citation: 30 ELR 20633
No. No. 99-15388, 215 F.3d 1005/50 ERC 1900/(9th Cir., 05/31/2000)

The court holds that under the Clean Air Act (CAA), federal entities cannot remove to federal court state and local government actions to enforce air quality laws. A California air quality management district brought a suit against the United States in state court seeking civil penalties for a U.S....

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