El Paso Natural Gas To Appeal Uranium Cleanup Loss

Law360, New York (March 25, 2010, 2:44 PM EDT) -- El Paso Natural Gas Co. has decided to appeal a federal judge's dismissal of its suit seeking to force the U.S. government to clean up uranium waste linked to Cold War nuclear weapons development on land controlled by two American Indian tribes in Arizona.

The notice of appeal, filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, came almost a year after Judge Richard J. Leon dismissed the case on grounds that the Administrative Procedure Act barred a judicial review of the federal...
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