Federal appeals court upholds EPA's greenhouse gas regulations under Clean Air Act A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, on June 26, 2012, dismissed challenges by various states and industry petitioners to the U.S. EPA's greenhouse gas regulations in a per curiam opinion, which reaffirmed each of ... 08/14/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Federal court upholds greenhouse gas rules This is not unexpected. The EPA drew up those rules based on a Supreme Court ruling that gave them the power to regulate CO2. A federal appeals court has upheld Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) greenhouse gas regulations, a victory for the Obama ... 06/27/2012 - 5:28 am | View Link
Federal court upholds EPA's greenhouse gas rules WASHINGTON -- A federal appeals court is upholding the first federal regulations to reduce the gases blamed for global warming. The rules, which were challenged by industry groups and states, will reduce emissions of six heat-trapping gases from large ... 06/26/2012 - 8:24 am | View Link
UPDATE: Federal appeals court upholds EPA's greenhouse gas rule The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia upheld the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s limits on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The panel ruled that EPA’s interpretation of the Clean Air Act was correct and opponents did not ... 06/26/2012 - 4:41 am | View Link
Federal court upholds EPA greenhouse gas rules A federal appeals court Tuesday upheld the EPA’s “endangerment finding” for greenhouse gases, saying the agency is “unambiguously correct” in interpreting that the Clean Air Act requires the agency to regulate emissions that contribute to climate ... 06/25/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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Greenhouse Gas Court Decisions | Climate Change | US EPA In 2007 the Supreme Court ruled in Massachusetts v. EPA that greenhouse gases are covered by the CAA's definition of air pollutant and that EPA must determine whether ... 10/29/2014 - 3:53 pm | View Website
Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, 558 U.S. ___ (2010), (Docket No. ), is a U.S. constitutional law case dealing with the regulation of campaign spending ... 10/29/2014 - 6:06 am | View Website
United States Court of Appeals United States Court of Appeals FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT Argued February 28 and 29, 2012 Decided June 26, 2012 No. 09-1322 COALITION FOR RESPONSIBLE ... 10/28/2014 - 1:52 pm | View Website
Clean Air Act Cases | Center for Climate and Energy Solutions EME Homer City Generation v. EPA (United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, August 21, 2012). In this case, the Court was asked to decide ... 10/27/2014 - 10:26 am | View Website
Alaska's Republican congressman, Don Young, suggested in a debate Thursday night that he may be open to voting for workplace protections for gays and lesbians.
The debate, hosted by Alaska Public Media, asked candidates for Alaska's only seat in the House whether they would support the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, or ENDA, which would outlaw workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
MiamiHerald.comTwo Anglo Colorado congressional candidates hold debate in SpanishSalt Lake TribuneU. S. Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Colo., makes point while speaking in Spanish during debate with his Democratic challenger Andrew Romanoff in the studio of a television station in Denver on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) English-speaking House hopefuls do first-of-kind all-Spanish debateWashington TimesSpanish debate focuses Mike Coffman, Andrew Romanoff on immigrationThe Denver PostColorado House candidates debate in SpanishMiamiHerald.comThe Denver Channelall 51 news articles »
Civil rights lawyer Norman Siegel has defended countless victims of government abuse over the years, including people swept up in another hysterical call for health quarantines during the early days of the AIDS epidemic. Even the grizzled Siegel has been struck by the bravery and eloquence of Kaci Hickox, the 33-year-old nurse who telephoned him Saturday from a makeshift tent on the grounds of a New Jersey hospital to seek his legal help.