WORC Wins Lawsuit Against Federal Energy Committee

Court orders Trump administration to disregard energy industry-stacked Royalty Policy Committee recommendations. Subscribe to WORC's blog! On August 13, WORC's lawsuit challenging the Trump Administration's Royalty Policy Committee (RPC) received a favorable decision in federal court. The judge ruled that the Department of the Interior had ignored many of the requirements under the Federal Advisory Committees Act (FACA) and the Administrative Procedures Act (APA) in setting up the committee. Because…

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