Sierra Club, EPA Close To Deal In Texas Pollution Suit

Law360, New York (September 13, 2011, 4:02 PM EDT) -- The Sierra Club and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency asked a Washington federal court Tuesday to stay part of the environmental group's suit over the implementation of federal measures limiting air pollution in Texas, saying they were close to a deal.

The parties filed a joint motion for partial stay and drafted a partial consent decree regarding part of one of the Sierra Club's claims against the EPA, which alleges that the agency failed to declare a federal implementation plan for the state of Texas to...
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