Michigan Appeals Panel: City’s Lease With Fracking Company Valid
(March 29, 2016, 2:46 PM EDT) -- DETROIT — A panel of the Michigan Court of Appeals on March 24 affirmed a lower court’s decision that the City of Rochester Hills did not violate state law when it entered into a lease with a hydraulic fracturing company (Don’t Drill the Hills Inc. v. City of Rochester Hills, et al., No. 324717, Mich. App.; 2016 Mich. App. LEXIS 615).
(Opinion available. Document #94-160412-014Z.)
Don’t Drill the Hills Inc. (DDH) filed an action for declaratory relief against the City of Rochester Hills, Jordan Development...