Plan To Move Nuclear Weapons Plant Spurs Suit

Law360, New York (October 10, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A plan by the U.S. Department of Energy to move a plant that makes the non-nuclear components of nuclear weapons from one part of Kansas City, Mo., to another has not accounted for the cleanup of the old site or the environmental impact of the new one, a lawsuit alleges.

The suit, filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia by the Natural Resources Defense Council and other groups, accuses the Energy Department of not preparing an environmental impact statement about the plan,...
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