Thursday, August 7, 2014
Defenders of Wildlife v. NC Dep't of Transportation
Defenders of Wildlife v. NC Dep't of Transportation - 8/6/14. In the
Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, Case No. 13-2215. Plaintiffs claim that Defendants violated NEPA and the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 by, among other things, committing to the construction of only one segment of the transportation projectnamely a replacement bridgeand denying the public the full review of the entire project and its environmental impact, as NEPA requires. The district court granted summary judgment in favor of Defendants; and the Appeals Court reversed the district court's determination and remand for further proceedings. U.S.
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