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Natural Resources Defense Council v. EPA

ELR Citation: ELR 20777
Nos. No. 72-2402, 539 F.2d 1068/9 ERC 1298/(5th Cir., 10/04/1976) Attorney fees denied

The Fifth Circuit denies a motion for attorney fees in a Clean Air Act citizen suit which successfully challenged the EPA Administrator's approval of portions of the Georgia air quality implementation plan An award of attorney fees must be based on a statutory exception to the general prohibition against such awards....

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