9 States Sue United States To Block Clean Water Rule As Unconstitutional

Mealey's (July 15, 2015, 12:59 PM EDT) -- BRUNSWICK, Ga. — Nine states on June 30 asked a Georgia federal court to find that the federal government’s Clean Water Rule is an unconstitutional usurpation of states’ rights over intrastate waters and lands (State of Georgia, et al. v. Regina A. McCarthy, et al., No. 15-79, S.D. Ga.).

(Complaint available. Document #95-150716-014C.)

Georgia, West Virginia, Alabama, Florida, Kansas, Kentucky, South Carolina, Utah and Wisconsin filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia against Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Regina A....
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