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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

Government Seeks Delay In Moratorium Ruling
Posted on 24 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON - (AP) The Obama administration on Wednesday night asked a judge to delay a court ruling that overturned a moratorium on new drilling in the Gulf. In court papers filed with the U.S. District Court in New Orleans, the Justice Department... Read More