Alabama Power Gets Tardy Win In Water Rights MDL

Law360, New York (August 6, 2009, 1:59 PM EDT) -- Alabama Power Co. is among the victors in a long-running water rights battle with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, now that the federal judge overseeing the multidistrict litigation has corrected a recent decision granting summary judgment to claims the ACE illegally sluices water from Lake Lanier in Georgia to the city of Atlanta.

Judge Paul A. Magnuson of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida granted APC’s motion for correction Wednesday, noting that the utility was party to the successful bid for...
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