In major win for high-speed rail, judge rejects claims by Kings County foes of bullet train

By Tim Sheehan : sacbee – excerpt – (vide0) Sacramento court denies Kings County effort to halt project. Judge cites ‘substantial concern,’ but no violation of Proposition 1A. Stuart Flashman, an attorney for Kings County plaintiffs in a civil trial challenging California’s high-speed rail plans and Proposition 1A, talks about the blended system, trip times … More In major win for high-speed rail, judge rejects claims by Kings County foes of bullet train

“Making CEQA a federal case? Recent actions of California’s Supreme Court and the federal Surface Transportation Board set up a preemption showdown”

“Making CEQA a federal case? Recent actions of California’s Supreme Court and the federal Surface Transportation Board set up a preemption showdown” … More “Making CEQA a federal case? Recent actions of California’s Supreme Court and the federal Surface Transportation Board set up a preemption showdown”