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Taylor Energy sues Coast Guard in dispute over huge, long-running oil leak off Louisiana coast

Taylor Energy has filed a lawsuit challenging the Coast Guard’s order for the New Orleans oil company to halt a more than 15-year-long oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Company sues to block order to contain 14-year-old oil leak

The company that has failed to end a 14-year-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico is suing to challenge a Coast Guard official’s order to design and install a new containment system to capture and remov…

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Exxon Sues Collection Of Figures Associated With Climate Change Lawsuits, Alleging Conspiracy

ExxonMobil refinery at dusk (blogforarizona.net)As a result of numerous organizations filing lawsuits against Exxon in recent times in relation to anthropogenic climate change, the oil giant has now filed lawsuits against a large collection of people associated with these suits, alleging conspiracy.

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Colorado hunting ranch sues oil company over pipeline leak

GRAND JUNCTION — The owner of a Colorado big-game hunting ranch has sued an oil and gas company over a pipeline leak that the suit says contaminated the property and killed its planned $ 5 million sale. The Daily Sentinel reported Monday the lawyers for …
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Cedric the Entertainer Sues SoCal Gas Company, Porter Ranch Gas Leak Making My Family Sick

According to the suit, obtained by TMZ, the leak went on without interruption for nearly 4 months … releasing around 100,000 tons of natural gas. The suit says that’s 220 times greater volume than the amount of oil released during the Deepwater Horizon …
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State sues to block fracking wastewater disposal bans

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is asking a state court for immediate protection against two tiny townships whose local charters claim to allow the communities to fine DEP for issuing permits for oil and gas wastewater disposal …
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DEP sues townships over fracking wastewater disposal well bans

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is asking a state court for immediate protection against two tiny townships whose local charters claim to allow the communities to fine DEP for issuing permits for oil and gas wastewater disposal …
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California sues feds over claims offshore fracking had no environmental impact

The Center for Biological Diversity has released federal documents that show officials approved more than 1,200 offshore fracks in 630 different wells in four years from 2010 to 2014 in the Gulf of Mexico. The documents show that fracking occurred off the …
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California sues SoCalGas over massive ongoing methane leak

The utility has to drill down 8,500 feet to plug its source with concrete, and the drilling must proceed slowly, in part so it doesn’t puncture adjacent pipes and spring new leaks. Environmental law activist Erin Brockovich called the leak “the BP spill on …
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Watchdog Group Sues US for Access to Shell Oil’s Safety Plan for Arctic Drilling

Indeed, Shell’s first attempt at drilling in the Chukchi in 2012 ended badly when the company was forced to cancel its operations after a series of embarrassing mishaps and accidents, including a 155,000-gallon fuel spill and the complete failure of its …
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