Calif. Truck-Filter Rule Suit In Proper Forum, 9th Circ. Hears

Law360, New York (April 20, 2017, 7:23 PM EDT) -- A group of independent truckers told a Ninth Circuit panel Wednesday that their suit, which claims the California Air Resources Board is unconstitutionally requiring all commercial trucks driving through the state to have engine particulate filters, was properly filed in federal district court and should not have been dismissed.

Daniel E. Cohen of The Cullen Law Firm PLLC, an attorney for the Owner–Operator Independent Drivers Association Inc., defended the forum in which the independent truckers’ group launched their 2013 constitutional challenge to California’s Truck and Bus...
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Case Title

Owner-Operator Ind. Drivers, et al v. Richard Corey, et al


Case Number

15-16429

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Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3950 Constitutionality of State Statutes

Date Filed

July 17, 2015

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