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Ninth Circuit Court Confirms Obama-Era Protections for Arctic, Atlantic Oceans

ANCHORAGE, AK, April 14, 2021 — Yesterday morning, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals agreed to dismiss the appeal of LCV v. Trump, re-affirming a permanent moratorium on 128 million acres of ocean territory in the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans. Today’s order recognizes that President Obama’s ban on oil and gas leasing in these vibrant and sensitive […]