RELEASE: SENATOR DE LEÓN STATEMENT ON EXIDE LAWSUIT

Monday, February 10, 2014

SACRAMENTO --  Senator Kevin de Leόn (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement regarding Exide Technologies’ February 7, 2014 lawsuit filing in Los Angeles Superior Court asking a judge to set aside South Coast Air Quality Management District’s recent amendments to its Rule 1420.1.

“Exide’s attempt to avoid public health and environmental laws is another example why they can’t be trusted to operate in good faith, and why Senator Ricardo Lara and I have introduced legislation to shut them down once and for all.”

For more information: http://sd24.senate.ca.gov/exide