Louisiana State v. United States Army Corps of Engineers

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20143
No(s). 15-30962 (5th Cir. Aug 23, 2016)

The Fifth Circuit reversed a lower court decision that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers must bear all the costs of deauthorizing the Mississippi River-Gulf Outlet (MR-GO), instead holding that the Corps' cost-sharing formula with the state of Louisiana was reasonable. The Corps has completed buildin...