High Court To Define EPA’s Regulatory Latitude In GHG Case

Law360, New York (February 20, 2014, 8:23 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday will consider if the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's greenhouse gas rules for vehicles can trigger similar requirements for stationary sources, a case that attorneys say will likely turn on whether the EPA can justify altering statutory thresholds to accommodate absurd results.

The EPA has a unanimous D.C. Circuit decision on its side and will present its oral arguments to a court with a similar ideological makeup to the one that in 2007 found the agency can regulate greenhouse gases as...
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