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by Professor Kim Diana Connolly SUNY Buffalo Law School Every captivating story needs a plot twist. And while the story of what gets to be (has to be?) considered a jurisdictional water of the United States has not always been … Continue reading

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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM We live in a very polarized country, where political language is dominated by sound bites that sadly do not reflect in-depth research or objective understanding of the issues at hand. It’s a political … Continue reading

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By Jeanne Christie The Clean Water Rule is scheduled to begin being implemented on Friday, August 28.  There has been a great deal of press coverage about the new rule, bills introduced into Congress to stop it, as well as … Continue reading

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Twelve lawsuits brought against EPA’s Clean Water Rule to be heard together By Whitney Forman-Cook –Agri-Pluse – July 31, 2015 A dozen lawsuits brought in protest against the Obama administration’s newly finalized “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule are scheduled … Continue reading

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