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Ohio Supreme Court shoots down appeals on oil and gas drilling permits
Ohio’s drilling industry is cheering; environmental activists are jeering
by WKSU's STATEHOUSE CORRESPONDENT BILL COHEN


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A fracking well in Carroll County, the heart of drilling in Ohio.
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The Ohio Supreme Court ruled today that after the state’s Division of Oil and Gas issues a drilling permit, there’s no place for critics to appeal. As you might expect, Ohio’s drilling industry is celebrating the ruling, while environmental activists are not. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.
Supreme Court rules no appeals on oil and gas drilling permits

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