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Pumps put in place by the Army Corps of Engineers siphon water from New Orleans’ 17th Street Canal into Lake Pontchartra in New Orleans. One of the levees along the canal failed during Katrina, contributing heavily to the flooding of the city. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

A federal appeals court has reversed itself, throwing out a judge’s landmark ruling that the Army Corps of Engineers was liable for billions of dollars in Hurricane Katrina flood damage that property owners blame on the corps’ maintenance of a shipping channel.

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