Massachusetts v. EPA: A Change of Climate at EPA Clouds the D.C. Circuit's Review of Risk-Based Policy Decisions
- High Court to EPA: No Pass on Greenhouse Gas. Lucero, Lora // Planning;May2007, Vol. 73 Issue 5, p46
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court on the case of Massachusetts v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). EPA was ordered to reconsider its decision in 2003 not to establish regulatory standards for greenhouse gases due to the serious consequences of climatic...
- A Changing Climate of Litigation. Dahl, Richard // Environmental Health Perspectives;Apr2007, Vol. 115 Issue 4, pA204
This article discusses the trend towards climate change litigation. According to the author, organizations like the Sierra Club are suing corporations to block their greenhouse gas emissions and states are suing the government for failure to regulate them. In Massachusetts et al. V....
- The Climate Change Debate After Massachusetts v. EPA. Bryant, Bethany; Lehfeldt, Richard // Electric Light & Power;May/Jun2007, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p18
The authors comments on the debate about climate changes after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling of a trial involving the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the state of Massachusetts. The court held that green gas emissions are connected to climate change and the EPA could not decline to...
- Groups Sue to Overturn EPA Human Testing Rule. Sissell, Kara // Chemical Week;3/8/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 8, p28
This article reports on the lawsuit filed by a coalition of environmental and labor groups against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for its rule that establishes ethical guidelines for the agency's use of pesticide risk assessment data derived from tests on humans as of March 2006. The...
- LAWSUIT FILED TO PROTECT GRASSLANDS. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Aug/Sep2011, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p46
The article discusses a court case wherein the U.S. National Wildlife Federation (NWF) filed suit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), citing the EPA's failure to enforce laws that protected threatened grasslands from agricultural development.
- EPA faces lawsuit over Clean Air Act. // National Petroleum News;Nov97, Vol. 89 Issue 12, p7
Reports on the collaboration of different industry and state government groups to file a lawsuit against the US Environmental Protection Agency for its Clean Air Act of 1990 standards.
- Georgia river points way to clean water. Nifong, Christina // Christian Science Monitor;8/22/97, Vol. 89 Issue 188, p4
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- AMC vs. EPA, waiting for the dust to settle. // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Jan1994, Vol. 195 Issue 1, p16A
Reports that the American Mining Congress has sued the United States Environmental Protection Agency on its failure to review air quality standards for U.S. mining companies. EPA regulations on mining; Filing of AMC's suit; Provisions of the 1990 amendment to the federal Clean Air Act; EPA'S...
- GE suit against Superfund law draws support. Hofmann, Mark A. // Business Insurance;12/18/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 51, p1
Reports that General Electric Co. has filed a lawsuit against the United States Environmental Protection Agency, alleging the federal agency's actions under the Superfund environmental cleanup law violate due process and separation of power doctrines. Details regarding the lawsuit at issue;...