Green Group Brings Coal Mine Designation Suit To DC Circ.

Law360, New York (July 10, 2013, 5:56 PM EDT) -- An environmental group arguing that coal mines should be regulated as stationary sources under the Clean Air Act lodged a complaint with the D.C. Circuit on Tuesday challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's refusal to even study the issue.

WildEarth Guardians is turning to the appeals court following the EPA's denial of the group's petition to add coal mines to its list of stationary source categories. The agency said it is rejecting the request because limited resources and budget uncertainties prevent it from conducting a proper...
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