Federal judge halts Keystone XL pipeline construction


by WPLG

WPLG— A federal judge halted construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline on Thursday, in a blow to the Trump administration and a win for environmental groups. U.S. District Judge Brian Morris found that the U.S. government's use of a 2014 environmental review to justify issuing a presidential permit for construction of the cross-border pipeline violated the National Environmental Policy Act, the Endangered Species Act and the Administrative Procedure Act, according to the court order...

www.cnn.com—Federal judge halts Keystone XL pipeline construction. A federal judge halted construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline on Thursday, in a blow to the Trump administration and a win for environmental groups.

CNN—A federal judge has halted construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, in a blow to the Trump administration and a win for environmental groups.. A federal judge halted construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline on Thursday, in a blow to the Trump administration and a win for environmental groups.

Washington Examiner—Federal judge halts Keystone XL pipeline. U.S. District Court Judge Brian Morris has blocked the construction of the $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline, which President Trump quickly approved in one of his first actions as president.