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Everglades Cleanup Judge Removed from Case

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Everglades Cleanup Judge Removed from Case

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Everglades Cleanup Judge Removed from Case

Everglades Cleanup Judge Removed from Case

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The federal judge presiding over the decade-old Florida Everglades restoration is removed from the case. Judge William Hoeveler's departure is considered a victory for the Florida sugar industry, which filed the motion to have him replaced. Hear NPR's Juan Williams and Neil Santaniello, a reporter for South Florida's Sun Sentinel.