SC Fights To Revive Yucca Project In DC Circ.

Law360, New York (April 8, 2010, 5:59 PM EDT) -- South Carolina has asked an appeals court to expedite a review of its objection to the U.S. government's decision to kill plans to turn Yucca Mountain into a nuclear repository, arguing that spent fuel temporarily stored in the state poses a threat to residents.

The Palmetto State filed its motion for an expedited consideration of its petition for review on Wednesday in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, just days after residents living near the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington filed...
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