D.C. Circuit Rules EPA Has After-the-Fact Veto Power Over Water Permits

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In Mingo Logan Coal Co. v. EPA, the D.C. Circuit recently held that the EPA has statutory authority to veto a discharge permit issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers under the Clean Water Act—even if EPA had previously approved the permit years before.

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