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Sierra Club Tries For Texas High Court In Waste Site Battle

Law360, Dallas (April 2, 2015, 8:28 PM EDT) -- The Sierra Club asked the Texas Supreme Court on Tuesday to review rulings that blocked the group from hearings before the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on granting a radioactive waste disposal permit, arguing an appeals court outlined only the “evidence” in the record that supported the commission's stance.

The petition comes in response to the Sierra Club's previous unsuccessful challenges to state appeals court decisions that leave intact rulings that effectively block the organization's administrative challenge to permits issued by TCEQ to a hazardous waste disposal...
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