Judge cancels hundreds of oil, gas leases in Montana

Judge cancels hundreds of oil, gas leases in Montana

News Type: State Source: NBC Montana
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A federal judge has canceled nearly 300 oil and gas leases in Montana. U.S. District Judge Brian Morris ruled Friday the U.S. Bureau of Land Management failed to properly analyze the risks to the environment and water supply before holding the lease sales in 2017 and 2018.