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High Court: Treated sewage OK at Snowbowl


The religious objections of Indian tribes can't stop the operators of Snowbowl from using recycled sewage to make snow on the San Francisco Peaks, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday. Without comment, the justices left intact a ruling by the full 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that rejected the claims of several tribes that the use of artificial snow will decrease the "spiritual fulfillment" they get from practicing their religion on the mountain.