May 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. A proposed $20 million project to ship crude oil from North Dakota down the Mississippi River is unlikely to go forward as a result of a Missouri Supreme Court ruling Tuesday blocking the use of eminent domain by a port authority. Continue Reading
December 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic
HOUSTON (AP) A Texas landowner and TransCanada Corp. are taking their argument over whether tar sands are crude oil before a judge.
November 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic
John Harter has been fighting TransCanada, the Canadian company building the Keystone XL oil pipeline, since May 2011. Continue Reading
October 18, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Southern state landowners: We’re ready to battle for our land.
September 24, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Early last year, TransCanada started up a pipeline called Keystone with little fuss or fanfare. It runs from Canada to Steele City, Neb., then east to Wood River and Patoka, Ill. And it got all the required permits from the State Department and other agencies.
August 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic
HOUSTON (AP) Texas landowners are vowing to fight on despite a county judge’s ruling that a Canadian company can run a pipeline across private property to bring crude oil to Gulf Coast refineries. Continue Reading
July 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Fresh bitterness arises over eminent domain. Continue Reading
November 4, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
A Cogswell farmer talked North Dakota lawmakers into reviving a study of state policy on taking private property to build pipelines. Continue Reading
June 4, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise
Eminent domain proceedings have begun against six landowners with 10 parcels of property along Hubbard County 37, but bids will still be let for the project June 14. Continue Reading
January 6, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press
Will the city of Alexandria have to use eminent domain to obtain right-of-way easements for a waterline extension on Darling Drive? Continue Reading