4th Circ. Vacates Enviro Win In Mining Co. Permit Ruling

By Ali Sullivan · April 18, 2024, 7:48 PM EDT

The special receiver for a defunct mining company can transfer mining permits for a site formerly owned by Patriot Coal Corp., the Fourth Circuit ruled, finding that a West Virginia federal...

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Case Information

Case Title

West Virginia Highlands Conservancy v. ERP Environmental Fund, Inc

Case Number



Appellate - 4th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3893 Environmental Matters

Date Filed

July 05, 2023