Indiana Citizens, Consumer Group File Lawsuit to Stop Toll Road Lease

Carvlin, Elizabeth
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/13/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32360, p44
Trade Publication
The article reports on the lawsuit filed by the Citizens Action Coalition and a consumer group that tries to stop the state from leasing the Indiana Toll Road for 3.85 billion. According to farm activist Steve Bonney, they are confident that the courts will favor them and strike down the legislation as unconstitutional. The plaintiffs argue that the lease agreement and the legislation that made it violate the Indiana Constitution.


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