Maui Lawmaker Seeks Dismissal Of Clean Water Act Case

A Maui lawmaking official is requesting the U.S. Supreme Court dismiss or postpone a case hearing regarding the Clean Water Act. The issue at hand being pollution flowing through groundwater, which is not typically covered under federal guidelines, however it contacts a federally regulated waterway. The letter outlines the internal conflict of the council not being able to settle the case without the mayors approval first.