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Litigation: High court denies review of ruling upholding Oregon LCFS

May 14, 2019
The Supreme Court is rejecting an industry petition to review an appellate court ruling that upheld Oregon’s low-carbon fuel standard (LCFS), marking the second time the high court has declined to take up a challenge to a state LCFS program, with the first occurring in 2014 over California’s regulation. In the Oregon case, an unsigned May 13 order from the high court rejects a Jan. 7 petition by oil and trucking companies, as well as large energy consumers, to review...

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