Puntenney v. Iowa Utilities Board

ELR Citation: 49 ELR 20092
No(s). 17-0423 (Iowa May 31, 2019)

A state high court affirmed a lower court denial of landowners' and an environmental group's petition to review a decision by the Iowa Utilities Board authorizing a company to use eminent domain to build a crude oil pipeline. The landowners and group argued the pipeline did not serve the "public con...