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Climate Change and the Courts: Court Rejects Latest Industry Ploy to Block Carbon Pollution Limits

David Doniger | Posted 06.12.2015 | Green
David Doniger

Here's the important point: While EPA considers these questions, the Clean Air Act's "best available control technology" requirements remain fully in effect for carbon pollution, just as for any other dangerous pollutant. That's another important court victory for the fight against climate change, for EPA and the Clean Air Act, and -- most importantly -- for all of us.

Justice Department Pays Legal Fees To American Small Business League

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lloyd Chapman

The U.S. Department of Justice has been forced to pay the legal fees incurred by the American Small Business League (ASBL), after the ASBL substantial...

Seven Murkowski Mistakes About the Clean Air Act and Global Warming

David Doniger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Doniger

Sen. Murkowski wants to overturn the Environmental Protection Agency’s scientific finding that global warming pollution is dangerous to Americans’ health and to their environment.

Supreme Court Ruling Has Implications for Mountaintop Removal

Rob Perks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rob Perks

It does not bode well that the U.S. Supreme Court yesterday ruled 6-3 in favor of treating America's waterways like dumps.