Fracking Group: Deal Between Government, Environmental Advocates ‘Not Fair’

(May 20, 2016, 3:07 PM EDT) -- GREAT FALLS, Mont. — A hydraulic fracturing industry trade group on May 18 filed a brief in Montana federal court opposing a proposed settlement between environmental advocacy groups and the federal government regarding oil and gas leases on grounds that the proposed settlement is “likely to substantially infringe the rights of” its members who hold oil and gas leases purchased during a sale that has been challenged (Montana Environmental Information Center, et al. v. U.S. Bureau of Land Management, et al. v. American Petroleum Institute, et...
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