NY Fracking Regulation Process Riles Detractors

Law360, New York (January 8, 2013, 2:31 PM EST) -- A noted New York real estate lawyer and several lawmakers on Tuesday blasted the state’s hydraulic fracturing regulatory process, saying opening proposed regulations to public comment before the completion of key health and environmental studies is crippling the debate.

Larchmont, N.Y.-based attorney Elisabeth N. Radow, who focuses on the risks real estate owners face from gas drilling, commented on behalf of the state's League of Women Voters, along with the group's president Betsey B. Swan, as three members of the New York State Assembly — downstate...
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