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Dine Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment v. Bernhardt

ELR Case

The Tenth Circuit affirmed in part and reversed in part a district court ruling that upheld BLM's approval of oil and gas wells in the Mancos Shale area of the San Juan Basin in northeastern New Mexico. Environmental groups argued that...

S. 1318

ELR Congressional Update

S. 1304

ELR Congressional Update

S. 828

ELR Congressional Update

S. 180

ELR Congressional Update

Diné Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment v. Jewell

ELR Case

A district court dismissed environmental groups' NEPA and National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) claims against BLM in connection with its approval of oil and gas drilling on public and tribal lands near Cacho Cultural National...

State ex rel. Morrison v. Beck Energy Corp.

ELR Case

The Ohio Supreme Court held that a city may not restrict oil and gas drilling within its borders. The city sought to enforce five local ordinances limiting drilling within its borders after an energy company had already obtained the...

Minard Run Oil Co. v. United States Forest Service

ELR Case

The Third Circuit affirmed a lower court decision vacating a 2009 settlement agreement between the U.S. Forest Service and environmental groups that...