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E-M:/ Alito gutted Lansing - Supreme Ct. Nominee hurt us



EMers,

CounterPunch Writers Cockburn and St. Clair review Alito's record today and find a Lansing connection.  see:
Not as Crazy as Scalia, But Just as Bad Holy Alito!

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In 2001 Alito wrote a majority opinion striking down an EPA order mandating that the W.R.Grace Company clean up drinking water that its fertilizer plant had poisoned in Lansing, Michigan. Alito said the EPA lacked a rational basis for imposing such a costly burden on the company."

for the entire column, go to the following link and scroll down past the funding appeal:
http://www.counterpunch.org/cockburn11022005.html

Best,

Brian McKenna