Sierra Club Attacks EPA's Stay On Emissions Rules

Law360, New York (July 18, 2011, 1:08 PM EDT) -- The Sierra Club sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Washington on Thursday over a stay on long-awaited emissions standards for industrial boilers and sewage incinerators.

The lawsuit is the latest blow in a decadelong fight between the Sierra Club and the agency over the standards. The EPA complied with a court order requiring it to issue the air pollution rules by Feb. 21 — more than 10 years after the original November 2000 deadline set out in the Clean Air Act — but placed a...
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SIERRA CLUB v. JACKSON


Case Number

1:11-cv-01278

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District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

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Paul L. Friedman

Date Filed

July 14, 2011

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