"[A]ccess to the court of the United States is the most effective means for citizens to participate directly in environmental decisions and may be the only way to assure that democratic processes are brought to bear on environmental problems."¹
Siegert, Kim R.
"Legislation: The 1978 Maryland Environmental Standing Act,"
University of Baltimore Law Review: Vol. 8
, Article 11.
Available at: http://scholarworks.law.ubalt.edu/ublr/vol8/iss2/11