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Middlesex County Health Dep't v. Consolidated Rail Corp.

Citation: 39 ELR 20016
No. No. 08-4547, (D.N.J., 12/16/2008)

A district court dismissed a county's lawsuit against a railroad company for allowing its locomotive engines to idle in violation of state air pollution law. This case involves railcars, the fumes they emit, and the tracks they use. Accordingly, its falls under the umbrella of federal regulatory authority....

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