Topics discussed this week include:
- Courts dismiss challenges to advisory panel membership policy.
- Groups sue EPA for overdue spill regulations.
- Environmental groups threaten suit over oil dispersant guidelines.
- Court: Clean Air Act does not preempt odor nuisance claims.
- Court holds that long-defunct companies may still face CERCLA liability.
- New York close to banning plastic bags.
- Environmental groups sue Iowa, asserting constitutional right to clean water.
- Court strikes down Arctic drilling executive order.
- Court rejects foreign policy objection to denial of Clean Water Act certificate.