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National Wildlife Fed'n v. Hodel

Citation: 17 ELR 21294
No. No. 86-169, 661 F. Supp. 473/26 ERC 2040/(E.D. Ky., 06/01/1987)

The court holds that trade associations representing coal mining companies are entitled to intervene as of right in a citizen suit alleging the Office of Surface Mining's and the Department of the Interior's nationwide failure to enforce the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA), and plaintiffs' failure to allege specific mining ope...

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