CPP Consolidation Bid A Delay Tactic, DC Circ. Told

Law360, New York (April 18, 2017, 3:29 PM EDT) -- States and municipalities backing the Clean Power Plan told the D.C. Circuit on Monday that attempts to consolidate challenges of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's denial of administrative petitions to reconsider or delay the plan with the main challenge of the rule are merely looking to delay a case that the appeals court has put on the fast track.

In a brief requesting that the court reject North Dakota's motion to consolidate West Virginia and North Dakota's separate legal challenges, state and municipal intervenors — including California, Hawaii, Oregon, New Mexico, D.C., New York City and Chicago — called the motion...

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