NRDC, Partners Sue Trump Administration Over Order to Remove Arctic and Atlantic Drilling Ban

Legal Filings
May 03, 2017

The Natural Resources Defense Council and Earthjustice filed a lawsuit challenging President Trump's executive order of April 27 that aims to open the Arctic and Atlantic oceans, and potentially other areas, to oil and gas leasing. The groups filed the complaint in federal court in Alaska on behalf of a coalition of indigenous and environmental groups.