Calif. Agency May Be In Contempt Over Air Quality: Judge

Law360, New York (January 10, 2012, 6:11 PM EST) -- In a victory for Union Pacific Railroad Co., a federal judge ruled Monday that a local California air quality agency must show why it shouldn't be held in contempt for violating an injunction barring it from enacting rules to curb pollution from idling trains.

Union Pacific and the Association of American Railroads have made a “sufficient showing” for an order to show cause that California's South Coast Air Quality Management District violated a permanent injunction that barred it from implementing the train pollution rules, U.S. District...
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