Updates to our Terms of Use

We are updating our Terms of Use. Please carefully review the updated Terms before proceeding to our website.

Monday, May 20, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

California oil and gas leases

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal judge approved a settlement reached by conservation groups and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to suspend new oil and gas leases across 725,000 acres of public land in central California and the Bay Area.

Click here to read the ruling.    

Categories / Briefs, Energy, Environment, Government

Subscribe to Closing Arguments

Sign up for new weekly newsletter Closing Arguments to get the latest about ongoing trials, major litigation and hot cases and rulings in courthouses around the U.S. and the world.