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ELI Calls for Full Senate Review of Judicial Nominees

November 8, 2001

The Environmental Law Institute® expressed concern over the call for fast-track approval of judicial nominees in the name of national security. At a press conference this afternoon, Senators...

Expert Authors New Book on Air Pollution Law

October 15, 2001

George Washington University Law School Professor Arnold W. Reitze, Jr., one of the most noted authorities on the Clean Air Act, has written the most comprehensive, up-to-date guide to, and...

Call for Nominations for 2002 National Wetlands Awards

October 4, 2001

Nomination forms are currently available from the Environmental Law Institute® for the 2002 National Wetlands Awards. The deadline for submitting nominations is December 15, 2001.


ELI Releases Newest Publication In State Biodiversity Series

August 16, 2001

The Environmental Law Institute® has just published the latest report from its State Biodiversity Program, Status of the States:...

New Book Addresses Land Use, Smart Growth and Sprawl Issues

August 8, 2001

The United States is struggling to control its sprawling land use patterns and to develop a unifying strategy of smart growth. Today there is greater popular understanding of this matter, and it...