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Northern Border Pipeline Co. v. Jackson County

Citation: 11 ELR 20791
No. No. 3-81-165, 512 F. Supp. 1261/(D. Minn., 05/01/1981)

The district court enjoins defendant, Jackson County, Minnesota, from enforcing a six-foot cover requirement for plaintiff's natural gas pipeline and rules that Minnesota law and the Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Act of 1968, 49 U.S.C. §§1671 et seq., preempt the county from adopting pipeline safety standards....

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