Judge In Endangered Fish Lawsuit Lifts Hold On Montana Dam

Law360, New York (April 20, 2017, 5:46 PM EDT) -- A Montana federal judge on Wednesday gave the government the go-ahead to build a new dam on the Yellowstone River, which will provide water for farmers but allegedly threaten the well-being of a critically endangered fish, after previously putting the project on pause until it saw a proper environmental review.

In an order dissolving the court’s preliminary injunction that prevented the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the UI.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation from beginning construction on the project before completing an environmental...
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