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Springfield Files Lawsuit Against EPA Claiming Water Runoff Rules Unfair
Friday September 30th 2011, 10:38 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The City of Springfield is suing the federal government. Springfield's City Attorney filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency challenging new federal rules related to stormwater runoff in three local creeks. [News Source]

Doctor in prescription drug case faces wrongful death lawsuit
Friday September 30th 2011, 9:11 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The federal investigation into a local doctor accused prescribing painkillers to patients who didn't need them, is shedding new light on the growing problem of prescription-drug addiction. [News Source]

City of Springfield goes to court to challenge federal rules on stormwater runoff
Friday September 30th 2011, 8:07 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The City of Springfield filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency challenging new federal rules related to stormwater runoff. [News Source]

Port Richey boating signs a lawsuit waiting to happen, expert says
Friday September 30th 2011, 7:43 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

By Robert Napper, Times Correspondent Friday, September 30, 2011 PORT RICHEY — The boating signs along the city's waterways are in such deplorable condition, they are a lawsuit waiting to happen, an expert told officials this week. The city has permits for 22 waterway markers, including no wake and speed limit signs, mostly along the Pithlachascotee River. But a review by the Port Richey Police ... [News Source]

Lawsuit hearings set for November in fatal cross walk crash
Friday September 30th 2011, 7:06 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Family of infant killed in 2010 added new evidence to its $4-million lawsuit and driver's lawsuit says she's still seeking medical help after being rear-ended. [News Source]

Environmental groups sue Shell over Arctic drilling plans
Friday September 30th 2011, 6:25 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An environmental group in Alaska has launched a lawsuit to stop Shell from drilling in the Beaufort Sea. [News Source]

Environmental groups sue Shell over Arctic drilling plans
Friday September 30th 2011, 6:10 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An environmental group in Alaska has launched a lawsuit to stop Shell from drilling in the Beaufort Sea. [News Source]