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84 FR 31278

ELR Federal Agency Update

Sierra Club v. United States Army Corps of Engineers

ELR Case

The Fourth Circuit vacated the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' verification that construction of a natural gas pipeline could proceed in West Virginia under the terms and conditions of CWA Nationwide Permit (NWP) 12. Environmental groups...

83 FR 55360

ELR Federal Agency Update

S. 3534

ELR Congressional Update

Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, Inc. v. Pruitt

ELR Case

The Fourth Circuit reversed a lower court's grant of summary judgment requiring EPA and West Virginia to address coal mining-related water pollution. Environmental groups argued that EPA failed to perform its nondiscretionary duty under...

81 FR 31350

ELR Federal Agency Update

Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, Inc. v. Alex Energy, Inc.

ELR Case

A district court issued a memorandum opinion and order holding that the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection may temporarily, but not indefinitely, suspend the requirement that permit holders that do not have selenium...

Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition, Inc. v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

ELR Case

The Fourth Circuit upheld the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' decision to issue a CWA §404 fill permit to a surface mine in West Virginia. Environmental groups challenged the permit on two grounds. First, they argued that the Corps made "...

77 FR 16937

ELR Federal Agency Update

77 FR 10423

ELR Federal Agency Update