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May 3, 2017 | Case

Challenging Trump’s Reversal of Arctic and Atlantic Drilling Ban

Earthjustice is representing a coalition of conservation and Alaska Native groups in a lawsuit against President Trump, challenging his unlawful executive order to jettison a permanent ban on new offshore oil and gas drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans.

January 5, 2017 | Legal Document

Order Granting Joint Motion to Enter Consent Decree

This matter comes before the Court on the parties’ joint motion for entry of their proposed Consent Decree. (Dkt. No. 31.) The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published notice of the proposed Consent Decree in the Federal Register and received only one anonymous comment, which was incomplete in that it contained no substance or attachments.The United States consents to entry of the Consent Decree. (Id.) Having thoroughly considered the joint motion and the relevant record, the Court hereby GRANTS the motion and ENTERS the following consent decree:

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