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States seek court delay in enforcement of Clean Power Plan

posted on January 29, 2016 at 4:32 PM

West Virginia and Texas led the group of mostly Republican states that asked Chief Justice John Roberts to immediately bar the Environmental Protection Agency from enforcing the Clean Power Plan. Full Story

Farmers in Dry California Decry Decision Involving Fish

posted on January 16, 2015 at 1:59 PM

The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to consider appeals by Central Valley farmers and California water districts that want to pump more water from a delta that serves as the only home of a tiny, threatened fish. Full Story

Colorado Vows to Defend Pot Law Against States' Challenge

posted on December 19, 2014 at 2:13 PM

Colorado's top law enforcement official promises to vigorously defend the state's historic law legalizing marijuana after Nebraska and Oklahoma asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare it unconstitutional, saying the drug is freely flowing into... Full Story

High court to review EPA mercury limits

posted on November 26, 2014 at 3:19 PM

The Supreme Court is stepping into a new case about Obama administration environmental rules, agreeing to review a ruling that upholds emission standards for mercury and other hazardous air pollutants from coal- and oil-fired power plants. Full Story

Supreme Court Declines to Rule On E-15

posted on June 28, 2013 at 4:53 PM

Supreme Court Declines to Rule On E-15
The Supreme Court refused to consider a challenge by the American Petroleum Institute that would have blocked sales of E-15, a blend of gasoline that is 15 percent ethanol. Full Story

Monsanto Prevails in Supreme Court Ruling

posted on May 16, 2013 at 11:12 AM

Monsanto Prevails in Supreme Court Ruling
The U.S. Supreme Court upheld lower court rulings this week which favored Monsanto and protection of its patented Roundup Ready seeds. For several years the agri-business giant has disputed the actions of an Indiana soybean farmer Full Story

Supreme Court Hears California Dairy Case

posted on April 25, 2003 at 8:04 PM

Supreme Court Hears California Dairy Case
At issue is whether California's dairy policy places out-of-state milk producers at an economic disadvantage … and violates interstate commerce laws. Full Story

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