Citizens Urge Court To Decline Review Of Broad RCRA Liability Ruling

December 17, 2021
A citizen group is urging a federal appellate court to reject a request from a California city to reconsider a split panel decision that broadly interpreted “transporter” liability under the Resource Conservation & Recovery Act (RCRA), charging in part that many of the arguments are being raised for the first time and therefore should be rejected. The California environmental group filed a Dec. 14 response to the city of Vacaville’s petition for rehearing en banc in California River Watch...


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