environmental law

State Capitol

Deep Reforms To Environmental Law Prove Difficult

At the beginning of this year’s legislative session, Gov. Jerry Brown, the state Senate’s top Democrat and key business groups joined in a call to overhaul California’s landmark environmental-protection law.


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Support Grows For Modifying Calif. Environment Law

California’s four-decade-old environmental protection law has been credited with saving habitat, reducing air pollution and giving residents a voice against deep-pocketed developers.