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General News    H4'ed 6/12/20

Federal Court Urged to Hold 'Rogue' Trump EPA in Contempt for Blatant Defiance of Ban on Toxic Weed Killer

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'EPA needs a lesson in separation of powers and we're asking the court to give it to them.'A coalition of farming and conservation groups is calling on a federal appeals court to hold EPA chief Andrew Wheeler in contempt for defying an order to immediately suspend use of dicamba, a poisonous weed-killer that is notorious for its tendency to drift and destroy nearby crops.'Trump's EPA is so rogue it thinks it can blow off a federal court ruling that stops the damaging dicamba spraying in an administrative order,' George Kimbrell of the Center for Food Safety, lead counsel in the case, said in a statement late Thursday night. '

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