Rhode Island Dep't of Envtl. Management v. United States

ELR Citation: ELR 20572
No(s). s. 00-2326, -1543 (1st Cir. Apr 8, 2002)

The court affirms a district court decision enjoining federal administrative proceedings on the grounds that the proceedings infringed upon a state's constitutionally protected sovereign interests. Three individuals filed administrative complaints against Rhode Island's environmental agency alleging...