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S. 1051

ELR Congressional Update

Air Alliance Houston v. U.S. Chemical and Safety Hazard Investigation Board

ELR Case

A district court granted environmental groups' request to compel the U.S. Chemical and Safety Hazard Investigation Board to promulgate regulations concerning accidental chemical releases. The groups argued that the Board's failure to...

Oklahoma v. McCarthy

ELR Case

A district court ordered Oklahoma to file a brief by July 16 explaining why the court should have jurisdiction over the state's lawsuit challenging EPA's proposed "Clean Power Plan" to reduce carbon dioxide emissions on a nationwide...

Belle Co. v. United States Army Corps of Engineers

ELR Case

The Fifth Circuit upheld a lower court's dismissal of a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' jurisdictional determination (JD) that a proposed landfill site contains wetlands subject to regulation under the CWA. The...