16 States Rally Against EPA In GHG Regulation Feud

Law360, New York (March 22, 2010, 4:14 PM EDT) -- Sixteen states are seeking to join Virginia’s lawsuit to block the federal regulation of greenhouse gases, contending that the new rules are based on unreliable findings and impose excessive economic and administrative burdens.

Michigan, Florida and 11 other states filed motions Thursday in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit for permission to intervene in the lawsuit challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s finding that greenhouse gases endanger human health and welfare.

The motions came on the heels of others filed earlier...
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