FEDERAL COURT GRANTS PRELIMINARY INJUCTION BLOCKING BLM FRACKING RULE
September 30, 2015
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem applauded the Wyoming federal district court for agreeing with the position of the state of North Dakota and other plaintiffs in granting a preliminary injunction preventing the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) from enforcing the Hydraulic Fracturing Rule. The preliminary injunction applies nationwide.
For more information: BLM Fracking Rule Temporarily Blocked
CONTRACTOR SCOTT ASHBY, D/B/A WESTERN WATERWORKS, BANNED IN ND
September 29, 2015
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has issued a cease and desist order permanently banning Scott Ashby of Everett, Washington, d/b/a Western Waterworks, from conducting business in North Dakota.
For more information: Western Waterworks Banned
CONTRACTOR BRADLY TIMIAN, D/B/A BT ROOFING & REMODELING, BANNED IN ND
September 29, 2015
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has issued a cease and desist order permanently banning Bradly Timian, d/b/a BT Roofing & Remodeling, from conducting business in North Dakota
For more information: BT Roofing & Remodeling Banned
FUNDS COLLECTED BY DISCONTINUED JOB DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
September 25, 2015
A board of county commissioners may deposit unused funds collected by a now discontinued Job Development Authority into the county’s general fund.
Read the Opinion: 2015-L-05
FEDERAL COURT RULES EPA CAN ENFORCE WOTUS IN OTHER STATES
September 4, 2015
Federal District Court Judge Ralph Erickson today clarified the scope of the preliminary injunction issued last week in a case challenging EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers’ “Waters of the United States” Rule. Today’s order states that EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers are only prohibited from applying their rule in North Dakota and the other states that are plaintiffs in the case.
For more information: Federal Court Rules on WOTUS Injunction
Read the Order
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