NEPA Coalition of Japan v. Aspin

ELR Citation: ELR 20648
No(s). 91-1522 (D.D.C. Nov 30, 1993)

The court holds that the presumption against extraterritoriality prevents the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) from having to prepare environmental impact studies (EISs) under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) for U.S. military installations in Japan. The presumption is supported by forei...