Supreme Court Justices Question If Clean Water Rule Appeal Is A Moot Issue
Mealey's (October 11, 2017, 3:55 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Some U.S. Supreme Court justices on Oct. 11 had questions not only about what courts should have jurisdiction over the Clean Water Rule but if and where individual enforcement actions can be heard and whether it’s all a moot question because of a possible repeal of the controversial rule (National Association of Manufacturers v. Department of Defense, et al., No. 16-299, U.S. Sup.).
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The immediate question during oral arguments was whether the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals erred...