Sabal Trail Gets Easement Win For $3B Natural Gas Pipeline

Law360, Los Angeles (May 24, 2016, 9:12 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Tuesday allowed Sabal Trail Transmission LLC to condemn easements in Lake County, Florida, so that it can construct a $3 billion, 516-mile natural gas pipeline running from Alabama to the Sunshine State.

Granting Sabal Trail's motions for partial summary judgment and preliminary injunction for immediate possession, U.S. District Judge James S. Moody Jr. ruled Sabal Trail can use eminent domain to acquire property for the interstate natural gas pipeline because it received project authorization from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission....
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