U.S. water, air laws allow for suits; uncertainty prevails after justices’ state-immunity ruling

Posted: March 5, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

The federal Clean Water Act and Clean Air Act require states to allow people to take them to court over permitting decisions related to those acts, but attorneys and officials in Arkansas are divided over what that means for the state in light of a recent Arkansas Supreme Court decision.

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