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Struggle over Federal Environmental Law Preemption of Public Nuisance Suits Heats Up in Kentucky
The Legal Pulse (2015)
  • Richard O. Faulk
Abstract
It’s been a long wait for those who believe the federal Clean Air Act preempts public nuisance claims under state common law. The ongoing struggle in Kentucky federal and state courts is representative of the uncertainties and risks associated with this litigation.
Keywords
  • public nuisance,
  • preemption,
  • clean air act,
  • tort
Publication Date
January 2, 2015
Citation Information
Richard O. Faulk. "Struggle over Federal Environmental Law Preemption of Public Nuisance Suits Heats Up in Kentucky" The Legal Pulse (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/richard_faulk/66/