Calif. High Court Denies Attempt To Halt Expo Line Extension

Law360, Los Angeles (August 5, 2013, 4:14 PM EDT) -- The California Supreme Court on Monday denied a citizen group's attempt to stop a Los Angeles light rail extension, ruling that while an environmental impact report should have analyzed existing traffic and air quality conditions, it nevertheless sufficiently informed the public about the project.

Neighbors for Smart Rail object to Expo Phase 2 — which will run from Culver City to Santa Monica and begin operating in 2015, saying the Expo Authority should have analyzed current environmental conditions. Instead, the report includes projections for 2030 to...
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