US Can't Dodge Fees In $35M Nuclear Cleanup Row

Law360, New York (March 13, 2013, 2:39 PM EDT) -- A U.S. Court of Federal Claims judge on Tuesday denied the federal government's bid to dodge about $300,000 in Nuclear Energy Institute fees owed to Sacramento's public electric utility as part of a $35 million court-ordered judgment over the cleanup of an old nuclear plant.

Judge Braden denied a motion from the U.S. government arguing that the Sacramento Municipal Utility District was not entitled to recover $300,000 in Nuclear Energy Institute fees it paid in 2009 for holding nuclear waste at Rancho Seco Nuclear Generating Station....
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