Native American Group Drops Chevron Solar Project Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (April 18, 2013, 5:43 PM EDT) -- A Native American advocacy group on Thursday agreed to drop a lawsuit challenging the U.S. government's approval of 45-megawatt solar energy project that Chevron Energy Solutions proposed building on sacred land, after federal officials said the project fell through.

Cory J. Briggs, a lawyer representing La Cuna de Aztlan Sacred Sites Protection Circle Advisory Committee, told U.S. District Judge Fernando M. Olguin at a hearing that his client will voluntarily dismiss the complaint on the condition that it can refile the lawsuit if the U.S. government...
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