Clean Water Rule Stayed Nationwide By 6th Circuit Pending Jurisdiction Ruling

(October 12, 2015, 10:36 AM EDT) -- CINCINNATI — The Clean Water Rule was stayed Oct. 9 by a panel of the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals pending a ruling by the same court on whether it has jurisdiction over the issue (In Re: Environmental Protection Agency, et al., State of Ohio, et al. v. United States Army Corps of Engineers, Nos. 15-3799, 15-3822, 15-3853, 15-3887, 6th Cir.).

(Stay opinion available. Document #95-151105-001Z.)

Eighteen states petitioned the Sixth Circuit to dismiss their cases after they were transferred to and consolidated in the...
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