DOE, States Battle Over Yucca Mountain In DC Circ.

Law360, New York (March 22, 2011, 2:41 PM EDT) -- Proponents of the controversial Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository went before the D.C. Circuit on Tuesday to challenge the U.S. Department of Energy's decision to scrap the project, saying a reviewable, final decision had been made.

A three-judge panel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit heard arguments from a varied group of appellants and the government on whether the decision canceling the project constituted a final, reviewable agency action and, if so, whether that action violated the Nuclear Waste Policy...
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