Native Americans Opposed To Dakota Access Pipeline Win A Round In Federal Court

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Jun 152017
 

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dakota-access-oahe-dam-usaceA federal judge has ruled that the Army Corps of Engineers failed to study several important factors when it issued a permit for the Dakota Access Pipeline but did not order the pipeline to shut down.

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State Sen. Carlos Uresti Appears in Court for Wire Fraud, Bribery Charges

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May 182017
 

Uresti and his two co-defendants in the fracking case, former FourWinds CEO Stanley Bates … Watts was indicted on charges he made up fake clients in lawsuits against BP following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. He was acquitted last August.
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They Told A Fracking Company To Go Away. 3 Years Later, They’re Still in Court.

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Apr 182017
 

When Stacy Long learned in 2013 that a drilling company planned to dump its wastewater into an abandoned gas well two and a half miles from her house, she knew nothing about fracking, had never protested anything, and her legal knowledge amounted to zilch.
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Colorado Supreme Court rules state law trumps local bans on fracking

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May 042016
 

They also rejected Longmont’s 2012 ban on fracking and disposal of fracking waste in the city because it “materially impedes” state power. It is a landmark decision redefining Colorado’s landscape for producing fossil fuels — one that ignited passions on …
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Colorado Supreme Court strikes down local statutes banning fracking

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May 032016
 

Colorado’s Supreme Court on Monday struck down voter-approved bans on fracking and the storage of fracking waste within the cities of Fort Collins and Longmont, ruling they conflicted with state law. Voters in Longmont approved a ban in 2012, while …
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Tesla Makes Full Court Press Into China Via Hong Kong (Elon Musk Video Interview)

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Jan 292016
 

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Tesla is making an intentional, full-force push into China by way of focused attention on the dense urban centers, starting with Hong Kong. A recently released official Tesla Motors video supported a trip Elon made to the high-tech city where he was interviewed at Invest HK. Both videos brag about how great a pair Hong Kong [&hellip

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Fracking laws debate goes to Colorado Supreme Court

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Dec 102015
 

At issue is whether home-rule cities should be allowed to ban hydraulic fracking in oil and gas operations, and the storage of such waste products. Longmont created new regulations for fracking and voters added a ban on fracking to the City Charter in 2012.
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US Supreme Court Rejects BP plc (ADR) , Anadarko Petroleum Corporation Appeal Over Deepwater Horizon Spill Penalties

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Jun 292015
 

The world’s largest offshore drilling company has already agreed to reimburse $ 1 billion in civil fines, in relation to the oil spill. Judge Barbier made a ruling that the London-based company was grossly negligent in handling its affairs and would be …
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Citizen-led drilling bans: Energy firms are taking local governments to court

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Jan 052015
 

Citizens’ groups and environmental organisations say residents have the right to live on suburban streets and walk their children to school without worrying about methane leaks from wellheads or traffic and noise from the drilling rigs and tractor-trailers …
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BP oil spill claims administrator defends actions in U.S. Supreme Court filing – The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com

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Oct 082014
 

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BP oil spill claims administrator defends actions in U.S. Supreme Court filing
The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com
Court-appointed Deepwater Horizon oil spill claims administrator Patrick Juneau explains the claims program to employees during a visit to a claims center on Manhattan Boulevard in Harvey on June 4, 2012. (Photo by John McCusker, NOLA.com | The …
BP Tries to Reverse Gulf Oil Spill Awards to NonprofitsThe Nonprofit Quarterly
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