High Court Won't Halt EPA Mercury Rule

Law360, New York (March 3, 2016, 10:14 AM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a bid to stay the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's controversial mercury air toxics rule, a day after the agency argued that the D.C. Circuit reasonably exercised its discretion not to vacate the regulations during the agency’s revision process.

The U.S. Supreme Court won't stay the EPA's controversial mercury air toxics rule, which requires coal-fired power plants, such as the Colstrip Steam Electric Station, pictured, to slash toxic emissions. (Credit: AP) Chief Justice John Roberts gave no written explanation for...
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