$400M Kinder Morgan Pipeline Defiles Tribal Lands, Suit Says

Law360, New York (June 17, 2013, 7:01 PM EDT) -- A Native American tribe sued Kinder Morgan Inc. in New Jersey federal court on Friday, claiming a portion of the $400 million natural gas pipeline expansion in Pennsylvania and New Jersey by one of the energy giant's units will destroy tribal lands and sacred burial grounds.

The New Jersey Sand Hill Band of Lenape and Cherokee Indians claim that a proposed 15-mile pipeline detour in Pike County, Pa., and Sussex County, N.J., would desecrate and destroy approximately 15 miles of sacred land, in violation of both...
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