Judge Won't Amend Go-Ahead On $11B Highway Project

Law360, New York (June 21, 2010, 6:52 PM EDT) -- A federal judge will not reconsider his ruling against an environmental coalition in its suit challenging the Federal Highway Administration's $11.4 billion proposal to widen a major Virginia highway, saying the plaintiff already had its chance to convince the court that the plan violated the National Environmental Policy Act.

Judge Norman K. Moon of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia on Thursday rejected the Shenandoah Valley Network's contention that he never addressed its argument that the FHA violated NEPA by approving the...
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