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New York v. General Electric Co.

ELR Case

A district court granted in part and denied in part New York's motions to dismiss a company's counterclaims against it in the state's underlying CERCLA action for response costs. The state claimed that the Eleventh Amendment barred the...

Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians v. Patchak

ELR Case

The U.S. Supreme Court held that a property owner may proceed with his APA suit against the United States claiming that the Secretary of the Interior lacked authority under §465 of the Indian Reorganization Act to take title to land...