EPA Slammed For 'Legal Maneuvering' In Lake Pollution Row

Law360 (April 12, 2018, 6:57 PM EDT) -- A federal judge on Wednesday gave the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 30 days to take a stance on Ohio’s decision not to put Lake Erie on a path for rehabilitation despite frequent toxic algae blooms in its waters, calling the agency out for “legal maneuvering.”

U.S. District Judge James G. Carr denied without prejudice Environmental Law & Policy Center and Advocates for a Clean Lake Erie’s motion for summary judgment in their lawsuit calling the EPA’s approval of a 2016 report by Ohio — which identified...
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