DOJ Asks 10th Circuit To Stay WOTUS Appeal Despite Industry Opposition

February 18, 2021
The Justice Department (DOJ) is asking a federal appeals court to stay for 60 days an appeal of a district court ruling that blocked implementation of the Trump-era definition of waters of the United States (WOTUS), arguing that opposition to a stay from a coalition of industry groups and an Idaho couple is without merit. The request to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit stems from an executive order from President Joe Biden calling for the review...

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