Mine Co. Appeals Rockies Express Pipeline Challenge

Law360, New York (July 16, 2009, 12:41 PM EDT) -- Mine operator American Energy Corp. is appealing the dismissal of its challenge to the construction of the Rockies Express natural gas pipeline between the Rocky Mountains and Ohio on the grounds that the pipeline threatens the safety of AEC's mining operations.

AEC filed a notice of appeal on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. The case will now go to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

The Ohio district court dismissed AEC's lawsuit challenging the pipeline on...
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