Post Tagged with: "Supreme Court"

Supreme Court to Take PennEast Pipeline Case? Let’s Hope So!

Supreme Court to Take PennEast Pipeline Case? Let’s Hope So!

Natural Gas Now


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: This is an excellent Op-Ed piece by Jim Willis about the rights of land owners, eminent domain, and left wing government forcing their will on pipelines. This is almost a “government

Source: Keystone-XL

Court Affirms Alternative Keystone XL Oil Pipeline Route Through Nebraska

From Reuters


A court in Nebraska on Friday affirmed an alternative route through the Midwest state for TC Energy Corp’s Keystone XL oil pipeline in the latest chapter in the nearly 10-year legal fight over the Canada to Texas pipeline.…

U.S. Asks Supreme Court for More Time to Appeal Circuit Court Nix of Dominion’s Atlantic Coast Pipeline

U.S. Asks Supreme Court for More Time to Appeal Circuit Court Nix of Dominion’s Atlantic Coast Pipeline

From Reuters

The U.S. Solicitor General asked the Supreme Court on Wednesday to extend the time the government has to file a petition in an appeal of a circuit court decision preventing Dominion Energy Inc from building the Atlantic Coast …

May 23, 2019 - 12:34 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Law, Midstream
Oklahoma Supreme Court Sides with Oil and Gas Industry Over Who Has Regulatory Oversight

Oklahoma Supreme Court Sides with Oil and Gas Industry Over Who Has Regulatory Oversight

Kingfisher Country tried to ban produced water pipelines in county road easement; state high court ruled that state agency OCC has exclusive jurisdiction to regulate oil and gas operations in Oklahoma

From The Journal Record

OKLAHOMA CITY – A legal …

November 16, 2018 - 6:53 am Closing Bell Story‎, Law, Regulatory
U.S. Supreme Court Temporarily Freezes Youth Climate Lawsuit Days Before Trial

U.S. Supreme Court Temporarily Freezes Youth Climate Lawsuit Days Before Trial

From Townhall/AP

SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday temporarily blocked a high-profile climate change lawsuit brought by young activists who accuse the federal government of violating their constitutional rights with policies that have caused a dangerous climate.…

October 25, 2018 - 12:15 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Law
Supreme Court Hands Seismic Patent Owner a Win

Supreme Court Hands Seismic Patent Owner a Win

WesternGeco sued ION in 2009 for patent infringement

From National Law Review

On June 22, 2018, the United States Supreme Court held that a patent owner can collect lost foreign profits for use of an infringing product outside the U.S.…

June 28, 2018 - 6:23 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Law
Justice Kennedy Announces Retirement from Supreme Court

Justice Kennedy Announces Retirement from Supreme Court

From The Hill

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has announced he is retiring after more than 30 years on the court, kicking off what is sure to be a vicious confirmation battle.

He will retire effective July 31.

Kennedy, who …

June 27, 2018 - 8:10 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Law, People
COGCC Full House, Mar. 19, 2018

Martinez v. COGCC: Opening Briefs at the Colorado Supreme Court

Case background

The beginning of the Martinez v. COGCC case dates back to November 15, 2013, when petitioners Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, Itzcuahtli Roske-Martinez, Sonora Brinkley, Aerielle Deering, Trinity Carter, and Emma Bray, minors appearing by and through their legal guardians Tamara …

State of Colorado May Owe Oil and Gas Companies Hundreds of Millions of Dollars

State of Colorado May Owe Oil and Gas Companies Hundreds of Millions of Dollars

Colorado Supreme Court decision finds in favor of BP with reversal of lower court decision on a severance tax deduction

A decision from the Colorado Supreme Court could entitle a number of oil and gas companies to significant tax refunds …

Colorado Supreme Court Says Keep on Fracing

Colorado Supreme Court Says Keep on Fracing

Colo. High Court Rules Colorado Frac Bans are “Invalid and Unenforceable”

The Colorado Supreme Court issued a decision on Monday in opposition of the City Of Fort Collins and their five-year fracing moratorium. The decision comes in the wake of …

U.S. to Continue Enforcing Clean Air Act: Roberts

U.S. to Continue Enforcing Clean Air Act: Roberts

Chief Justice rules that Clean Air Act enforcement will continue while EPA completes cost analysis

In a victory for the Obama Administration, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts has decided unilaterally to allow enforcement of the Clean Air Act to …

The Clean Power Plan has a New Chance at Life

The Clean Power Plan has a New Chance at Life

The death of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia complicates matters around the Clean Power Plan

The passing of Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia last weekend leaves open a seat on the country’s highest court, and it leaves open the door …

Colorado Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments concerning Local Control of Oil and Gas Development

Colorado Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments concerning Local Control of Oil and Gas Development

This morning, the Colorado Supreme Court heard oral arguments in two cases where cities sought reinstatement of their bans on hydraulic fracturing and certain other oil and gas related activities within their city limits.

In one case, the Fort Collins, …

BP, Anadarko Could Pay Up to $4,300 per Barrel for GOM Spill

BP, Anadarko Could Pay Up to $4,300 per Barrel for GOM Spill

The Supreme Court has decided not to hear the case for BP and Anadarko, upholding lower court’s liability decision

Appeals by BP (ticker: BP) and Anadarko Petroleum (ticker: APC) will not be heard by the Supreme Court, meaning the decision …

Supreme Court Strikes Down Annual Spending of $10 Billion for EPA Regulations

Supreme Court Strikes Down Annual Spending of $10 Billion for EPA Regulations

The Supreme Court decides the $4-$6 million in benefits do not outweigh the $9.6 billion annual costs of new regulations

The Supreme Court decided today in a 5-to-4 decision that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed regulations regarding limits on …