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Sierra Club v. Gorsuch

Citation: 17 ELR 21219
No. No. Civ. 81 2436 EFL, (N.D. Cal., 04/05/1983) Attorneys fees granted

The court awards attorneys fees to plaintiffs under the Clean Air Act for their challenge to the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) failure to issue emission standards for radionuclides, and applies a multiplier of two for the exceptional quality of counsel's work, contingency, and the undesirability of the case....

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