Green Group Can Join Suit Over Pa. Watershed Limits

Law360, New York (July 30, 2013, 6:27 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge on Tuesday said the Delaware Riverkeeper Network is entitled to intervene in a municipal sewer authority's challenge to federal regulation of local watershed emissions, saying the possibility it could sink an impending settlement might actually resolve the case more quickly.

U.S. District Judge Felipe Restrepo ruled that the environmental group should be allowed as a party in the West Goshen Township Sewer Authority's suit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over Clean Water Act nutrient emission limit the agency imposed on the...
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