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National Trust for Historic Preservation in the United States v. Adams

Citation: 11 ELR 20785
No. No. 80-1022, 639 F.2d 781/(4th Cir., 01/23/1981)

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals affirms the lower court's ruling that since the proposed widening of a South Carolina highway is purely local in nature, there is no need to comply with federal environmental laws. In addition to the proposed widening, the project would require removal of 28 trees....

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