Landowners' Keystone XL Law Challenge Survives Neb. Attack

Law360, New York (June 12, 2013, 7:06 PM EDT) -- A Nebraska state judge on Tuesday rejected the state’s second attempt to sink a suit challenging a law that gives the governor power to approve a new route for the Keystone XL pipeline, saying the case isn’t moot just because a route has been planned.

A group of Nebraska landowners are the standard bearers in state court for opponents of the controversial pipeline that would bring Canadian to the Gulf Coast. In its motion to dismiss the second amended complaint, the state argued not only that...
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