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Plaquemines Parish councilmember says he backed coastal lawsuits based on information from lawyers

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 19, 2018

The Plaquemines Parish Council's vote to withdraw from a set of coastal lawsuits against the oil and gas companies fell one vote shy of passage, a result that pleased Councilman John Barthelemy from District 1.

Plaquemines Parish Council member stands by decision to push for withdrawing from coastal lawsuits

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 12, 2018

The Plaquemines Parish Council, prodded by Council Member Irvin Juneau, recently voted on whether to withdraw from coastal lawsuits against the oil and gas industry.

Pro-industry groups applaud Plaquemines Parish's decision to kill lawsuit

By Anna Aguillard | Nov 13, 2015

PLAQUEMINES PARISH — The executive directors of two pro-industry groups, the Grow Louisiana Commission (GLAC) and the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association (LOGA), celebrated the Plaquemines Parish Council’s 5-to-1 vote on Thursday to kill a lawsuit against 86 oil and gas companies.

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