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The Supreme Court Revisits NEPA: A Post-Argument Panel on Monsanto v. Geertson Farms


April 27, 2010


Washington, DC

This spring, the Supreme Court accepted an expedited appeal in Monsanto v. Geertson Farms, concerning the scope of injunctive relief under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The case involved a long-running dispute over alleged harm caused by genetically modified alfalfa. The Ninth Circuit upheld a nationwide injunction on planting the genetically modified strain pending the government