Enviros Ask Justices To Revive Cross-State Air Pollution Rule

Law360, New York (September 5, 2013, 6:19 PM EDT) -- A coalition of environmental groups told the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday that the D.C. Circuit went too far when it invalidated a federal cross-state air pollution law, saying the decision goes against high court precedent regarding agency autonomy.

In a consolidated appeal with The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the groups — including the Sierra Club, Earthjustice and the Natural Resources Defense Council — urged the high court to toss the D.C. Circuit's August decision which found that a rule forcing states to reduce emissions from power plants...
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