In Win For Trump, District Court Pauses DOT Auto GHG Preemption Suit

February 12, 2020
A federal district court is handing states and environmental groups a setback in an ongoing jurisdictional dispute with the Trump administration over how courts should review its rule preempting state vehicle greenhouse gas programs, with the court pausing litigation over the Transportation Department’s (DOT) portion of the rule. In a text-only order issued late Feb. 11, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia stayed State of California, et al. v. Chao, et al....


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