Monthly Archives: March 2012

U.S. Supreme Court holds party subject to EPA compliance order under the Clean Water Act may seek judicial review to challenge the order before complying.

Sackett v. EPA March 21, 2012 U.S. Supreme Court No. 10-1062; 2012 DJDAR 3737 Petitioners owned property in Idaho separated by several built properties from a lake. They filled part of their lot with fill and dirt in anticipation of building … Continue reading

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Court holds Board of Supervisors has no authority under Integrated Waste Mgt Act over landfill permit and may, but is not required to, hear a CEQA appeal from health agency decision.

No Wetlands Landfill Expansion v. County of Marin 2012 DJDAR 3713 (First App. Distr., Div. Four) March 20, 2012 Petitioner environmental group challenged the EIR prepared and approved by the Marin County Environmental Health Services (EHS) in conjunction with EHS’ … Continue reading

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