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With Justice Barrett, a Tectonic Court Shift on the Environment

On Oct 26, 2020
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The accession of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court will cement a conservative majority that is likely to give polluting industries freer rein, limit citizens’ ability to sue, and call into question the very basis of the EPA to issue and enforce regs. https://t.co/JEiKlNfVqV
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The accession of Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court will cement a conservative majority that is likely to give polluting industries freer rein, limit the ability of citizens to sue, and call into question the very basis of the EPA to issue and enforce regulations.

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On Oct 26, 2020
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The accession of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court will cement a conservative majority that is likely to give polluting industries freer rein, limit citizens’ ability to sue, and call into question the very basis of the EPA to issue and enforce regs. https://t.co/JEiKlNfVqV
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With Justice Barrett, a Tectonic Court Shift on the Environment

With Justice Barrett, a Tectonic Court Shift on the Environment

The accession of Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court will cement a conservative majority that is likely to give polluting industries freer rein, limit the ability of citizens to ...

Trump’s Pick for the Supreme Court Could Deepen the Risk for Its Most Crucial Climate Change Ruling

Trump’s Pick for the Supreme Court Could Deepen the Risk for Its Most Crucial Climate Change Ruling

Amy Coney Barrett’s views on precedent could undermine Massachusetts vs. EPA, the case ruling that greenhouse gases are pollutants under the Clean Air Act.

What Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation will mean for environmental law and Joe Biden’s climate plan

What Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation will mean for environmental law and Joe Biden’s climate plan

Barrett will increase a majority dedicated to limiting the administrative state.

Amy Coney Barrett’s environmental track record is sparse, but ‘concerning’

Amy Coney Barrett’s environmental track record is sparse, but ‘concerning’

Three cases show how Barrett might rule on environmental issues.

What Trump Pick Amy Coney Barrett Could Mean for Future of the Supreme Court

What Trump Pick Amy Coney Barrett Could Mean for Future of the Supreme Court

The judge’s legal approach is to look at what constitutional language meant when adopted and zero in on the text of legislation, rather than interpret lawmakers’ purpose. Her jurisprudence ...

Trump Just Lost the ‘Clean Water Case of the Century’

Trump Just Lost the ‘Clean Water Case of the Century’

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled against the Trump administration Thursday in a case Earthjustice called "the clean water case of the century."

How a Trump appointment could shape energy policy

How a Trump appointment could shape energy policy

A new Supreme Court appointment at the twilight of President Trump's first term could shift how justices respond to regulatory challenges and dull Chief Justice John Roberts' swing vote in ...

The Latest: Trump highlights choice of Barrett at rally

The Latest: Trump highlights choice of Barrett at rally

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Chants of “fill that seat” erupted as President Donald Trump...

How Ruth Bader Ginsburg is trying to check the conservative majority

How Ruth Bader Ginsburg is trying to check the conservative majority

Ginsburg, the 86-year-old four-time cancer survivor, has resumed an active role in oral arguments and regularly asks whether the Supreme Court should even decide the legal issue before it, ...

Trump Nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett For Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Seat On The Supreme Court

Trump Nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett For Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Seat On The Supreme Court

Barrett’s opposition to abortion is expected to play a major role in the fight over her nomination.

Why The Most Urgent Civil Rights Cause Of Our Time Is The Supreme Court Itself

Why The Most Urgent Civil Rights Cause Of Our Time Is The Supreme Court Itself

The future composition of the Supreme Court is the most important civil rights cause of our time. It is more...

How “Extremist” Amy Coney Barrett Could Reshape the Supreme Court & Hand Trump the Election

How “Extremist” Amy Coney Barrett Could Reshape the Supreme Court & Hand Trump the Election

As President Trump nominates conservative federal judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat, we look at how an emboldened 6-3 conservative majority on ...