It’s hard enough to bring an environmental lawsuit in Florida already.
If these bills pass, it would be much harder.
Please ask your Florida state legislators to vote no on SB 738 and HB 789, “Providing that the prevailing party in certain actions against the Department of Environmental Protection or a water management district is entitled to reasonable costs and attorney fees”.
Here’s a handy form by Waterkeepers Florida for contacting your Florida statehouse members:
-jsq, John S. Quarterman, Suwannee RIVERKEEPER®