Plaquemines Parish v. BP America Production Co.

ELR Citation: 54 ELR 20081
No(s). 23-30294 and 23-30422 (5th Cir. May 29, 2024)

The Fifth Circuit, 2-1, affirmed two district courts' orders remanding to state court lawsuits brought by Louisiana parishes against various oil and gas companies. The parishes initially sued in state court, arguing the companies violated Louisiana’s State and Local Coastal Resources Management Ac...

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