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Supreme Court limits regulation of some US wetlands, making it easier to develop and destroy them

May. 26, 2023 00:26 AM EDT

The U.S. Supreme Court has stripped federal agencies of authority over millions of acres of wetlands, weakening a bedrock environmental law enacted a half-century ago to cleanse the country’s badly polluted waters. A 5-4 majority significantly expanded the ability of farmers,...