Appellate Judges Doubt Auto Racers’ Standing In ‘Defeat Device’ Suit

May 11, 2022
Judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit appear skeptical that a coalition of auto racers has standing to sue EPA over its policy banning removal of emissions control devices from cars used for racing, but the judges also indicated some support for the racers should the case reach the merits. At oral argument May 11 in Racing Enthusiast & Suppliers Coalition v. EPA, et al. , Circuit Judges Gregory Katsas and Justin Walker and...

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