Judge Partially Dismisses Residents’ Appeal Of Fracking Permit

Mealey's (June 17, 2015, 4:33 PM EDT) -- HARRISBURG, Pa. — A Pennsylvania judge on Jan. 8 partially granted dismissal of an appeal filed by a group of residents who contend that a hydraulic fracturing company should not have been given a permit to operate in their township (Richard L. Stedge v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, et al., No. 2014-042, Pa. EHB).

(Order available. Document #94-150210-001R.)


On April 28, 2014, Richard L. Stedge, individually and on behalf of other residents, filed a petition with the Environmental Hearing Board (EHB) of...
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