The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals yesterday shot down Constitution Pipeline Co.'s request for a rehearing in litigation over the company's proposal to transport natural gas across the Empire State.
Constitution Pipeline Rejected! Second Circuit Court of Appeals Affirms States' Power to Reject Pipelines by Larissa Liebmann August 18, 2017 http://waterkeeper.org/second-circuit-court-of-appeals-affirms-states-power-to-reject-pipelines/ Natural gas pipeline backers lose federal court appeal Brian Nearing Published [...]
Natural gas pipeline backers lose federal court appeal Brian Nearing Albany Times Union August 18, 2017 DEC Commissioner Basil Seggos and pipeline opponents cheered the ruling as a victory for state jurisdiction over federal [...]
STP to screen “AWAKE, A Dream from Standing Rock”, June 27th at the Unitarian Universalist Society in Oneonta.
STP to screen "AWAKE, A Dream from Standing Rock", June 27th at the Unitarian Universalist Society in Oneonta. http://dec.stopthepipeline.org/event/stp-meeting-film-june-27th-2017/
Stop the Pipeline's Brief Challenging FERC's Orders
The battle over the proposed Constitution Pipeline into New York State got rougher on Monday after the state's attorney general (AG) asked FERC to investigate the pipeline for allegedly cutting trees and taking other unauthorized actions for the project.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Friday demanded that FERC investigate Constitution Pipeline for alleged tree cutting and other construction activities in defiance of a commission order (CP13-499). . .