Laredo v. Laredo Merchants Ass'n

ELR Citation: 48 ELR 20102
No(s). 16-0748 (Tex. Jun 22, 2018)

The Texas Supreme Court upheld an appellate court decision prohibiting a city's efforts to ban the use of single-use plastic and paper bags. A retail association argued that an ordinance adopted in 2014 to reduce litter from the bags conflicted with the Texas Solid Waste Disposal Act. The appellate ...