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Utah Group Sues To Block Permit For Sports Complex

Law360 (January 12, 2011, 6:31 PM EST) -- A nonprofit group dedicated to restoring Utah's Jordan River has sued the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for giving Salt Lake City permission to dump millions of tons of fill material on wetlands to build a sports complex.

The Jordan River Restoration Network and four Salt Lake County residents filed a lawsuit Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah claiming the multimillion-dollar project does not warrant a permit under the Clean Water Act to discharge material into the wetlands.

The JRRN claims...
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Case Information

Case Title

Jordan River Restoration Network et al v. United States Army Corps of Engineers

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Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Dee Benson

Date Filed

January 10, 2011

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