Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a petition for review of the EPA's approval of Virginia's Clean Air Interstate Rule State Implementation Plan, the petition is dismissed where petitioner lacked standing because its alleged injury flowed from Virginia's Nonattainment Provisions, which were separate emissions standards.
Argued: May 12, 2009
Decided: August 12, 2009
Opinion by Judge Duncan
Jon Michael Lipshultz, U.S. Department of Justice, Environmental Defense Section, Washington, DC