Alabama Power Weighs In Again On Water Wars

Law360, New York (October 16, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Alabama Power Company has filed its seventh amended complaint against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in the latest chapter of an ongoing battle over water rights in Georgia, Alabama and Florida.

The power company filed its amended complaint on the “Tri-State Water Rights” multidistrict litigation on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Jacksonville Division.

The “Tri-State Water Rights” MDL involves the Corps' alleged mismanagement of water on the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin, which Georgia, Alabama and Florida share.

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