New Hampshire's decision to tax out-of-state owners of the Seabrook nuclear plant is the target of a Supreme Court lawsuit filed yesterday by three of its sister New England states, attorneys general from those states announced.

Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal said he had filed the lawsuit to protect "the consumers of Connecticut from discriminatory taxation" that singles out electricity users in states other than New Hampshire that purchase Seabrook-generated electricity.

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