Pa. Town In High Court Fight To Warn Locals Of Seismic Test

Law360, New York (March 10, 2014, 4:12 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania town urged the state’s Supreme Court on Friday to overturn a preliminary injunction preventing it from communicating with residents about a gas industry service provider’s plans to conduct seismic testing on public roadways, saying the trial court that issued the injunction lacked jurisdiction.

Hopewell Township argued to the high court that the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court had no right to conduct a hearing or rule on Seitel Data Ltd.'s emergency application seeking clarification of an order that prevents Hopewell from enforcing a resolution that set...
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