Ninth Circuit: EPA Compliance Orders Are Not Subject to Pre-Enforcement Judicial Review
- Sackett: A Victory, But Not a Solution. McIntosh, Carolyn // Rock Products;May2012, Vol. 115 Issue 5, p40
The article discusses a U.S. Supreme Court case involving a residential lot near Priest Lake in Idaho. In the case Sackett v. EPA, the Supreme Court ruled that the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) administrative compliance order issued under CWA can be challenged judicially before being...
- May a Person Seek Preenforcement Judicial Review of an Environmental Protection Agency Compliance Order Made Under the Clean Water Act? Grenig, Jay E. // Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases;Jan2012, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p151
The article discusses the court case, Sackett v. EPA, which deals with the issue of whether a person may seek pre-enforcement judicial review of a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) compliance order made under the Clean Water Act. The district court granted the EPA's motion to dismiss,...
- Sackett at the Supreme Court: A Win for Agency-Regulated Entities. Poole, J. Elizabeth // Environmental Litigation Committee Newsletter;Spring2012, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p7
The article discusses the lawsuit of private land owners Michael and Chantell Sackett against the U.S. the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). It states that the owners challenged EPA's compliance order under the Clean Water Act (CWA). It mentions that EPA had issued a compliance order to the...
- Manhattan cleaner faces EPA fines. // American Drycleaner (Crain Communications Inc. (MI));Feb2001, Vol. 67 Issue 11, p6
Reports the lawsuit filed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) against Splendid Enterprises, a commercial dry cleaner and launderer in New York, New York. Violations of Splendid on hazardous-waste regulations; Confirmation of the company discharging perc wastes into floor sewer drains;...
- Environmental Groups Sue to Force Coal Ash Rules. Kuykendall, Taylor // State Journal (WV);4/13/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 15, p17
The article presents information on a lawsuit that has been filed in the U.S. District Court by environmental and public health groups to urge the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to make regulations for the safe disposal of coal ash.
- Sackett v. EPA: Implications for administrative compliance. Allen, Leslie Garrett; Carron, Chris // Trends (15339556);Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p23
The article discusses the court case, Sackett v. the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). It states the Sacketts filled their underdeveloped lot near Priest Lake, Idaho with rocks to build a house there. EPA claimed that the area contained a wetland and the fill led to unpermitted...
- PROTECTING U.S. WATERS. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Jun/Jul2011, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p44
The article discusses a court case wherein the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has settled a suit brought by conservationists that would require the EPA to control discharges of invasive species by commercial vessels operating in U.S. waters.
- NSSF Files for Dismissal of Traditional Ammunition Lawsuit. Keane, Lawrence G. // SHOT Business;Apr/May2011, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p20
The article reports that the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) has filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit filed by the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
- ENFORCEMENT. // Pollution Engineering;May2012, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p11
The article discusses the court case wherein the plaintiffs including American Electric Power Co Inc. and Southern Co. claims that the U.S. Environmental Agency would hurt almost all businesses with its new regulations limiting carbon-related releases.