IKEC Can't Relitigate Enviros' Standing: Ind. Court

Law360, New York (August 9, 2011, 5:16 PM EDT) -- The Indiana Court of Appeals on Tuesday shot down an attempt by Indiana-Kentucky Electric Corp. to relitigate whether citizens' groups have standing to challenge environmental permits on behalf of their members.

According to the court, the appeal by IKEC was a misguided attempt to relitigate a legal issue that was decided by the same court in the very same case in 2005. What's more, the opinion said, the underlying basis of the suit — whether to renew IKEC's permit for a coal-ash landfill — was resolved...
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