Californians for Pesticide Reform v. Department of Pesticide Regulation et al.

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Final judgment
United States, California

Health/Food groups
Californians for Pesticide Reform
California Department of Pesticide Regulation
Michael W. Graf, Caroline Farrell and Alegria De La Cruz

Petition for writ of mandate, Application for judicial review
Cancel the Department's policy of prioritizing pesticides for risk assessment, arguing that the prioritization process is contrary to the California Administrative Procedure Act
Court of Appeal, Third District. of California, United States

May 17, 2010
The judgment is affirmed. The Department shall recover costs on appeal.
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The prioritization of pesticides in the Department's risk assessment is considered to be in compliance with the law. It was an internal management mechanism, not a secret project. The Court of Appeals follows the trial court's ruling.