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SCOTUS Clean Water Act Test ‘Devastating’ for Industry

April 23, 2020 Media Coverage
Bloomberg Law

Sarah Bell commented on the U.S. Supreme Court ruling saying that the Clean Water Act can be used to regulate pollution that travels through groundwater.

Read full article, here.

The case is County of Maui v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund et al., case number 18-260.

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19th Annual Renewable Energy Law Institute

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2024 Environmental & Energy, Mass Torts, and Products Liability Litigation Committees' Joint Regional CLE Program

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Trends Guest Editorial: Wildfires and Wineries

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