Citizens for Clean Energy v. U.S. Department of the Interior

ELR Citation: 51 ELR 20100
No(s). 4:17-cv-00030-BMM and 4:17-cv-00042-BMM (D. Mont. Jun 3, 2021) (Morris, J.)

A district court denied BLM's motion to stay a challenge to a former Secretary of the Interior's order lifting a moratorium on coal leasing. States, environmental groups, and a Native American tribe had challenged the adequacy of BLM's final EA and FONSI in support of its decision to reinstate the l...