Federal judge blocks Biden administration’s suspension of new oil and gas leases on federal land and water
A pumpjack is seen extracting crude oil from a well while a tanker truck passes on by on a highway near New Town, N.D. on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation on Tuesday May 18, 2021. A federal judge ruled Friday, May 21, 2021 that the Dakota Access oil pipeline may continue operating while the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers conducts an extensive environmental review. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown)
Posted at 5:46 PM, Jun 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-15 17:46:59-04
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Federal judge blocks Biden administration’s suspension of new oil and gas leases on federal land and water.
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