Georgia Successful in Blocking WOTUS Rule

Georgia’s Attorney General announced on 8/22/2019 that the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia granted summary judgment in favor of Georgia and 9 other states in their lawsuit challenging the Obama Administration’s 2015 Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule. This ruling maintains the injunction prohibiting implementation of the Rule until federal agencies finalize a replacement. See for more details