EPA Urges Court To Deny Plaintiff’s Bid For Nationwide WOTUS Injunction

May 8, 2024
EPA is urging a federal district court to reject a North Carolina landowner’s effort to enjoin EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers from implementing and enforcing their final amended “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule nationwide, charging that the plaintiff does not meet the standard for an injunction, and that such an effort is an “impermissible collateral attack” on an ongoing enforcement case. EPA filed a May 7 motion opposing a motion for a preliminary injunction in the...

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