Calif. High Court Snubs Challenge To Marin Plastic Bag Ban

Law360, San Diego (October 3, 2013, 7:51 PM EDT) -- The California Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to hear a challenge to a Marin County ordinance banning the use of plastic bags at some retailers, letting stand a state appellate court decision that held the county presented enough evidence to show the ban would have a positive environmental impact.

The state’s high court denied a request by Save the Plastic Bag Coalition to review a July decision by California’s First District Court of Appeal that upheld a denial of the activist group’s bid to force the...
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