Supreme Court Rejects Challenge To EPA Sulfur Dioxide Plan

Law360, New York (October 1, 2012, 5:10 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday said it will not hear an appeal from Montana Sulphur and Chemical Co. challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's limits for sulfur dioxide emissions in Montana, denying the company's petition for writ of certiorari.

The court's decision not to take up the case further solidifies a Ninth Circuit ruling earlier this year finding that the EPA had acted within its authority under the Clean Air Act when it objected to Montana's state implementation plan for the chemical emissions and instituted...
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