Court affirms cancellation of last 2 O&G leases in traditional cultural district of Blackfeet Tribe

A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld the suspension of the last two remaining oil and gas leases near Glacier National Park in Montana.

Oil and gas development in the Badger-Two Medicine region just outside the park has been tied up in lawsuits for years, with many other oil and gas companies abandoning plans to drill in the area, which is considered sacred to the Blackfeet Tribe and has since been designated a traditional cultural district.

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