Bragg v. W. Va. Coal Ass'n and the Unfortunate Limitation of Citizen Suits Against the State in Cooperative Federalism Regimes

Hasselman, Margo
August 2002
Ecology Law Quarterly;2002, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p205
Academic Journal
Focuses on the lawsuit filed by Patricia Bragg against West Virginia Coal Association. Overview of the legal and factual background of the case; Analysis of the court's decision; Assessment of possible ramifications for citizen suits against state authorities under cooperative federalism statutes such as the Clean Air Act and the Clean Water Act.


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