Ohio Supreme Court: No Appeals To Drilling Permits

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One of the many natural gas pumps that have sprung up around Ohio in recent years.(Photo: Flickr)
One of the many natural gas pumps that have sprung up around Ohio in recent years.(Photo: Flickr)

The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that after state regulators issue a permit to drill for oil or natural gas, there’s no place for critics to appeal.

As expected, Ohio’s drilling industry is cheering the ruling, while environmental activists are jeering. Click the play button to hear reaction from both sides.

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