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The Latest On: Clean Water

March 30, 2018 | Press Release: Victory

Federal Appeals Court Reaffirms Maui Clean Water Act Decision

9th Circuit Court of Appeals rejects Maui County’s petition for the full court to reconsider whether Maui County violated the Clean Water Act by injecting millions of gallons of treated sewage each day into wells that discharge into the Pacific Ocean

March 8, 2018 | Article

Clean Water Rule Rider Sells Democracy Downriver

Congress is using a harmful, sneaky provision in a large must-pass spending bill to try and make it easier for EPA to repeal the Clean Water Rule without public or legal oversight.

February 26, 2018 | Article

Crawfisherman’s Fight Brings Pipeline to a Halt

Crawfisherman Jody Meche’s family has lived off Louisiana’s Atchafalaya Basin for generations. Now he’s fighting to protect it—and his way of life—from a destructive oil pipeline.

February 26, 2018 | In the News: Politico

Anti-Secrecy Lawsuits Soaring Against Pruitt’s EPA

Thomas Cmar, Attorney, Earthjustice: “This is not how government should work. The intent behind FOIA is that citizens are supposed to have the right to know what their government is up to, and clearly under this administration that’s not happening.”