Enviros Sue Christie Admin For Dropping Clean Energy Pact

Law360, New York (June 6, 2012, 5:33 PM EDT) -- Two conservation groups lodged a suit Wednesday against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration, accusing it of flouting state law by pulling out of a 10-state greenhouse gas reduction agreement without weighing input from stakeholders or the public.

The Natural Resources Defense Council and Environment New Jersey contend that the governor and the state's Department of Environmental Protection bailed on the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative without providing a mandatory public forum for feedback ahead of their decision, according to the suit, filed in a New Jersey...
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