Jump to Navigation
Jump to Content

Patriot Mining Co. v. Sierra Club

ELR Citation: ELR 20044
Nos. 11-AA-102, -104,, (W. Va. Cir. Ct., 02/13/2013)

A West Virginia court reversed a decision by the state environmental quality board in which it remanded a NPDES permit for a mining company to the state environmental agency for further review and analysis. The board's decision not to defer to the state agency's interpretation of water quality standards was arbitrary and capricious....

You must be an ELR subscriber to view the full case summary.

You are not logged in. To access this content: