10th Circuit Denies Stay In Lawsuit Over Federal Fracking Regulations
Mealey's (March 15, 2016, 1:57 PM EDT) -- DENVER — A panel of the 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on March 10 refused to stay a lawsuit filed by a group of states challenging the federal regulations on hydraulic fracturing announced by the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) (State of Wyoming, et al. v. Sally Jewell, et al., Nos. 15-8126 and 15-8134, 10th Cir.).
(Order available. Document #94-160412-001R.)
On March 26, 2015, the State of Wyoming sued the DOI, DOI Secretary Sally Jewell, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and BLM...