NYC Takes Hybrid Taxi Fight To Supreme Court

Law360, New York (November 10, 2010, 6:54 PM EST) -- New York has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn an injunction barring the city from enforcing revisions to taxi lease rates designed to give fleet owners an incentive to purchase more fuel-efficient vehicles.

The city filed a petition for writ of certiorari on Friday, asking the high court to review a decision handed down by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in July that upheld the injunction on the grounds that the new regulations likely related to fuel economy standards and were...
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