Peter Lehner, Senior Strategic Advisor, Earthjustice: “[The delay is] another example of the Trump Administration’s willingness to accommodate even unfounded and partial industry opposition to the detriment of the health and welfare of people and families across the country.”
Adrian Martinez, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice: “[It's] the start of something big. It’s a big deal when one of the largest transit agencies in the country moves to a zero emission future.”
In Victory for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Court Finds That Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline Violated the Law
Heidi McIntosh, Managing Attorney, Earthjustice: “No president has made even minor boundary adjustments since Kennedy in 1964.”
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