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SWEPI, LP v. Mora County, New Mexico

ELR Citation: ELR 20013
Nos. CIV 14-0035 JB/SCY, (D.N.M., 01/19/2015) (Browning, J.)

A district court, in a 199-page opinion, struck down a local county ordinance banning oil-and-gas drilling, including hydraulic fracturing, within Mora County, New Mexico. Portions of the ordinance essentially provide that corporations have no federal constitutional rights....

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