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Alabama, Florida Declare Victory in Water War With Georgia

Article: Alabama, Florida Declare Victory in Water War With Georgia

WASHINGTON, DC, February 5, 2008 (ENS) – The U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington today ruled that a secret settlement agreement entered into between Georgia, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Atlanta-area water users is illegal under federal law. The agreement, which was signed in 2003, would have allocated nearly 25 percent of Lake…