Chinese-Owned Co. Can't Nix Obama Bar To Wind Farm Deal

Law360, New York (February 25, 2013, 8:30 PM EST) -- A Washington federal judge on Friday refused to rule on whether the Obama administration was right to put the kibosh on Ralls Corp.'s plans to buy four Oregon wind farm projects but allowed the Chinese-owned company to proceed with its Fifth Amendment due process claims to obtain answers.

U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson tossed most of the claims by Ralls, saying the court cannot rule on whether President Barack Obama exceeded his authority in blocking the deal, but she allowed its due process claims to...
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