EPA Allowed To Reassess Phosphorus Regs In Vt.

Law360, New York (August 27, 2010, 3:17 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has issued a ruling that will allow the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to take another look at regulations governing phosphorus pollution in Lake Champlain, over objections by the state of Vermont.

Judge William K. Sessions III of the U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont on Thursday denied the state's motions to dismiss the case based on lack of jurisdiction, failure to join a necessary party and laches.

At the same time he granted the EPA's motion for voluntary remand and to...
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