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October 9, 2019 | In the News: Hawaii Public Radio

Maui County Could Be Headed To Supreme Court In Water Case Despite Council Settlement Vote

Mahesh Cleveland, Attorney, Mid-Pacific Office, Earthjustice: “An appeal up to the Supreme Court can be withdrawn up until the court publishes the opinion, so there is the possibility that the case could be argued and yet still settled after arguments. Because the Supreme Court has the discretion to hear appeals, they also have discretion to put the brakes on if they choose to.”

October 7, 2019 | In the News: Circle of Blue

What’s Up With Water

David Henkin, Attorney, Mid-Pacific Office, Earthjustice: “We represent Maui County residents who are eager to see their county government focus its time, energy, and money on fixing the environmental problems that were the genesis of the lawsuit. They would rather not see their government lead the charge to weaken the Clean Water Act.”

August 6, 2019 | In the News: NBC News

Clean Water Case Ferments Trouble For Craft Breweries And Environmentalists

David Henkin, Attorney, Earthjustice: “This case pits those who are committed to the protection of life-giving, clean water against the Trump administration and polluting industries that want free rein to use groundwater as a sewer to dump their waste and toxic discharges into our nation’s lakes, rivers and oceans.”

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