Enviros Oppose Bid To Move Suit Over Water Plan To Ga.

Law360, Miami (September 26, 2017, 4:47 PM EDT) -- Environmental groups challenging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' plan to manage the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin objected Monday to a bid by Georgia to move the case from Washington, D.C., to Atlanta, arguing the latter could not be a neutral forum.

The National Wildlife Federation, Florida Wildlife Federation, and Apalachicola Bay and River Keeper urged a D.C. federal judge to deny the state's request and said the case cannot be heard in Atlanta, whose water supply is at issue in the dispute between Georgia, Florida and...
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