Salt Lake City Wins Intervention In Wetlands Suit

Law360, New York (February 16, 2011, 4:43 PM EST) -- A federal judge on Wednesday allowed Salt Lake City to intervene in an environmental group's lawsuit against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for allowing the city to dump fill material on wetlands in order to build a sports complex.

Judge Dee Benson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah granted the city leave to intervene as matter of right in the suit brought by the nonprofit Jordan River Restoration Network and four Salt Lake County residents.

Salt Lake City Corp. filed a...
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