Industry, 17 Republican State AGs Back Reversal Of Keystone XL Ruling

September 29, 2020
Industry and municipal groups, along with 17 Republican state attorneys general (AGs) and free-market proponents, are backing an appeal of a district court ruling that prohibited use of a Clean Water Act general permit for the Keystone XL pipeline, calling the lower court’s ruling a “bait-and-switch” tactic that raises questions about judicial fairness. The U.S. District Court for the District of Montana in Northern Plains Resource Council, et al. v. Army Corps of Engineers, et al . initially vacated the...

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