Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Judge Blocks Oil Drilling Moratorium

And the day just gets worse. The judge called the moratorium "arbitrary."
In a significant blow to the Obama Administration, a federal judge has blocked the Obama Administration's moratorium on off shore oil and gas drilling.

U.S. District Judge Martin Feldman in New Orleans issued a preliminary injunction that keeps the Interior Department from enforcing the ban. more at NPR