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Hornbeck Offshore Servs. v. Salazar

Citation: 40 ELR 20183
No. No. 10-30585, (5th Cir., 07/08/2010) motion denied

The Fifth Circuit refused to reinstate the six-month moratorium on deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. In June, a district court granted an offshore service company's motion to enjoin the moratorium. The DOI sought a stay of that injunction, but it failed to demonstrate a likelihood of irreparable injury if the stay is not granted....

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