More on a US Federal judge blocking Biden’s pause on new oil & gas leases
Headline hit earlier: US oil - Federal judge blocks Biden administration's suspension of new oil and gas leases on federal land and water
- U.S. District Judge in Louisiana
- ordered that plans continue for lease sales that were delayed for the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska waters "and all eligible onshore properties."
- said his ruling applies nationwide
- It grants a preliminary injunction - technically a halt to the suspension pending further arguments on the merits of the case.
More at the link to AP above