Appeals Court Rejects U.S. Bid to Keep Drilling Moratorium

NEW ORLEANS -- A federal appeals court on Thursday rejected the federal government's effort to restore an [/FONT][FONT=arial]offshore deepwater drilling moratorium, opening the door to resumed drilling in the Gulf while the legal fight continues.

Note that contrary to what many here had claimed the original Judges alleged conflict of interest was not a factor in the appeal

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This saves the livelihoods of many in an already devastated region.

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