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Tag: agency

WeyerhaeuservUSFWS-Decision
Case Explainer

Weyerhaeuser Company v. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

The Supreme Court sends the environmental case back to the lower courts to review the agency’s “Critical Habitat” designation.

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MassachusettsvEPA
Case Explainer

How Kavanaugh could change the Supreme Court’s positions on climate change regulation

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has expressed views in line with Scalia’s on the EPA’s ability to regulate on climate change. With Kennedy out, see how the Court’s positions could change.

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AgencyAction
Concepts

Agency Authority: Conservative vs. Liberal Views on Regulation

Learn about administrative agency power and how conservative and liberal viewpoints on regulation relate to it.

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NAMv
Case Explainer

National Association of Manufacturers v. Department of Defense (Decision January 22, 2018)

The EPA challenges must start in federal district courts, despite federal government arguments that they should go directly to appeals courts.

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ChevronDeference
Concepts

Chevron Deference – Concept Explainer

What is “Chevron Deference”? See the judicial policy explained in one page.

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NatlAssnofManufvDeptofDefense
Case Explainer

National Association of Manufacturers v. Department of Defense (Argument October 10, 2017)

Should these EPA challenges start directly in the appeals courts?

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