NEWS
Rancher Asks Court: Stop EPA
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Thu Sep 3, 2015 12:18 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Rancher Andrew Johnson has asked a federal court in Wyoming for injunctive relief after spending more than a year trying to convince the Environmental Protection Agency he didn't violate the Clean Water Act in building a stock pond, according to a lawsuit filed Aug. 27.

Johnson asks the U.S. District Court to nullify EPA's order against him.

At this point the fines continue to pile up on Johnson, who ranches near Fort Bridger in southwestern Wyoming. According to the lawsuit, Johnson now owes EPA about $20 million for building a stock pond the agency contends violated the ...

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