Emily Ashcraft

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Complaint Contests Oil and Gas Lease Sale Required Through Injunction In Separate Lawsuit

Environmental organizations filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against government agencies challenging its decision to hold an offshore oil and gas lease sale, Sale 257, in the Gulf of Mexico. The filing noted that this sale...

EPA Reaches Clean Water Act Settlement With Utilities Commission

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice announced that it reached a settlement with the Northern Cheyenne Utilities Commission to resolve Clean Water Act claims in a press release on Tuesday, resolving...

Lawsuit Against Executive Order Regarding Social Cost of Greenhouse Emissions Dismissed

Judge Audrey Fleissig of the Eastern District of Missouri dismissed a lawsuit filed by 13 states and led by Missouri contesting an executive order from the Biden Administration on Tuesday. The lawsuit argued that the...

Ninth Circuit Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking DEA Review of Marijuana’s Status

The Ninth Circuit ruled to dismiss a marijuana rescheduling lawsuit against the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration in an Opinion filed on Monday, ruling that the DEA did not need to consider rescheduling marijuana under the...

Raven Industries Sued, Plaintiffs Allege Age Discrimination

Raven Industries Inc., an agricultural supply company, received a lawsuit on Thursday filed by a man who alleged he was fired from his position at the company because of his age and that his job...

Stay Debated in Lawsuit Contesting Restrictions of Dicamba Registration

On Friday, the Environmental Protection Agency and other federal defendants filed a reply in a lawsuit contesting the registration of dicamba arguing that the case should be stayed and deadlines extended in a District of...