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Environmentalists Cite EPA 'Action' To Fight High Court Groundwater Case

January 10, 2019
Environmentalists say EPA's impending policy “action” on whether the Clean Water Act (CWA) applies to pollution traveling through groundwater to surface waters is justification for the Supreme Court to reject two pending cases on the question, saying the action could create a new “regulatory landscape” midway through complex litigation. A Jan. 8 filing with the high court in Hawai'i Wildlife Fund, et al., v. County of Maui from environmental groups pushes back against recent briefs from both the Trump administration...


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