Plaquemines Parish v. Chevron USA

ELR Citation: 52 ELR 20116
No(s). 22-30055 (5th Cir. Oct 17, 2022)

The Fifth Circuit affirmed a district court's order remanding back to state court a lawsuit brought against oil companies concerning their operations during World War II. Louisiana parishes initially filed suit in state court, arguing the companies had violated Louisiana's State and Local Coastal Re...