'I am rather stuck': Justices slog through WOTUS arguments.

A big question loomed at the Supreme Court today as the justices heard arguments over which court - federal appeals courts or district courts - would handle challenges to the Obama administration's contentious Waters of the U.S. rule. Should the Clean Water Act be interpreted functionally or literally?

A big question loomed at the Supreme Court today as the justices heard arguments over which court — federal appeals courts or district courts — would handle challenges to the Obama administration's contentious Waters of the U.S. rule.

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Justices tee up arguments in water wars, rebuff Blankenship.

The Supreme Court today said it will hold oral arguments in two major battles among states over water rights.

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Justices wade into water rule, show interest in Virginia mining.

The Supreme Court today asked for the Trump administration's views on Virginia's moratorium on uranium mining, a sign that justices are interested in a mining company's plea to overturn the ban.

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Experts vexed by Pruitt bid to cut DOJ's Superfund pay.

A Trump administration plan to zero out U.S. EPA funding that goes to the Justice Department for litigating Superfund cases puzzled many experts in environmental policy.

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GOP capitalizes on Trump admin to push legal reform bills.

Republicans are taking advantage of a new administration that's likely to be friendlier to their efforts to push a number of bills aimed at reforming the legal system.

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D.C. Circuit rejects EPA methane rule delay.

A federal appeals court today vacated the Trump administration's decision to delay an Obama-era U.S. EPA rule curbing methane emissions from new oil and gas operations.

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How a 1992 high court ruling eroded regulatory might.

It was 25 years ago this week that the Supreme Court found a South Carolina beach-erosion regulation amounted to a taking of private property.

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Justices decline mine spill, air pollution cases.

The Supreme Court today declined to add two environmental cases to its docket for the fall term.

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