B&P News –
South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster announced today that he will seek an unprecedented judicial injunction against certain residents of
McMaster asked U.S. Supreme Court-appointed special master Lulabelle “Learned” Hipp to enforce a water-conserving injunction against Tar Heel State residents who use water from the Catawba.
“Simply put, these
“A yellow-mellow injunction is a harsh remedy,” said attorney general Roy Cooper, who uncharacteristically wore shoes to the event due to the television cameras. “
A B&P News survey of North Carolina residents along the Catawba who have indoor plumbing found that both of them oppose McMaster’s measure.
The Catawba case is not the first time the attorney general’s office has sought judicial relief for controversies between the two