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Judge Lifts Offshore Drilling Ban As `Overbearing'
Posted on 23 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - (AP) A federal judge struck down the Obama administration's six-month ban on deepwater oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico as rash and heavy-handed Tuesday, saying the government simply assumed that because one rig exploded, the others... Read More

Feds Ask Judge To Toss Drilling Ban Lawsuit
Posted on 11 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - (AP) The Justice Department asks the federal judge who overturned the Obama administration's initial six-month moratorium on deepwater oil drilling to throw out the court challenge because the government has imposed a new drilling ban... Read More