A group of environmental activists sued Joe Biden’s administration for the 80 million decares of oil and gas agreements.
Now reporting CNN that the agreement has been declared invalid.
The judge in the case, Rudolph Contreras, ruled that the lease of the oil and gas agreement was invalid because the Ministry of the Interior’s analysis did not fully take into account the climate impacts of the lease.
The Biden administration continued with the lease agreement in November after a Trump-appointed judge blocked the administration’s temporary halt to sales of new oil and gas contracts.
The case is being updated!