Enviros Take Weapons Plant Cleanup Suit To Fed. Circ.

Law360, New York (December 21, 2009, 2:00 PM EST) -- The Natural Resources Defense Council and other environmental groups are appealing a summary judgment loss in their battle to get the U.S. government to clean up groundwater contamination at a Kansas City, Mo., plant that makes components for nuclear weapons.

The plaintiffs on Friday filed a notice of appeal with the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia in a case they brought against government officials including the U.S. secretary of energy.

Physicians for Social Responsibility, Nuclear Watch New Mexico and Tri-Valley Cares joined the...
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