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83 FR 56791

ELR Federal Agency Update

83 FR 35499

ELR Federal Agency Update

H.R. 5275

ELR Congressional Update

Little v. Louisville Gas & Electric Co.

ELR Case

The Sixth Circuit held that the CAA does not preempt property owners' state common law tort claims against a nearby power plant for allowing ash, dust, and coal combustion by-products to blow onto their properties. The owners brought...

Merrick v. Diageo Americas Supply, Inc.

ELR Case

The Sixth Circuit held that the CAA does not preempt property owners' state common-law tort claims against a whiskey distillery for excess ethanol emissions that allegedly caused "whiskey fungus" to grow on their properties. Below, the...

80 FR 54145

ELR Federal Agency Update

Utah: Clean Air Act (CAA)

ELR State Update Item

Center for Community Action & Environmental Justice v. BNSF Railway Co.

ELR Case

The Ninth Circuit upheld the dismissal of environmental groups' RCRA citizen suit against a railroad company seeking to enjoin the emission of particulate matter found in diesel exhaust from the company's railyards. RCRA’s citizen suit...

Delaware: Air

ELR State Update Item