Ohio, Michigan, Tennessee Appeal Dismissal Of Lawsuit Against Clean Water Rule

(June 8, 2016, 11:06 AM EDT) -- CINCINNATI — Three states on May 27 appealed an Ohio federal judge’s dismissal of their Clean Water Rule lawsuit (State of Ohio, et al. v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, et al. No. 16-3564, 6th Cir.).

The appeal was filed by the states of Ohio, Michigan and Tennessee in the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.

On April 25, U.S. Judge Edmund A. Sargus Jr. of the Southern District of Ohio dismissed the state’s challenge to the Clean Water Rule because the Sixth Circuit in February ruled...
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