Gov. Schwarzenegger Takes The EPA To Court

Law360 (January 25, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Governor Schwarzenegger has found a new predator invading his turf, and he has taken to the courts to defeat it.

California, along with 15 other states and five environmental groups, recently petitioned the Ninth Circuit for review of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (“EPA”) denial of a waiver which would have allowed the state to enforce tough regulations on greenhouse gas emissions (“GHG”) from new vehicles.

Previous governor Gray Davis signed the bill requiring the reductions almost five and a half years ago.

After the California Air...
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