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Sierra Club v. Marsh

Citation: 19 ELR 20931
No. No. 88-2049, 872 F.2d 497/29 ERC 1472/(1st Cir., 03/31/1989) Vacated

The court holds that an agency decision in violation of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) causes potentially irreparable environmental injury for purposes of a preliminary injunction by making completion of the project more likely. The court first holds that noncompliance with NEPA is an environmental, not a procedural, harm....

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