Pork Groups Suit Over Emissions Belongs In DC: EPA

Law360, New York (March 4, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has asked a district court to transfer a case filed by pork industry groups challenging a new rule governing emissions from large factory farms to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, saying that only the D.C. Circuit has jurisdiction over challenges to federal rules.

On Tuesday, in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, EPA moved to either transfer or dismiss the suit brought by the National Pork Producers Council and the Wisconsin...
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