Supreme Court Won't Hear Osage Wind Project Lawsuit Appeal
OSAGE COUNTY, Oklahoma - In a victory for the Osage Nation, the US Supreme Court has refused to hear a case involving the Osage Wind project.
The developers of the controversial wind project asked the Supreme Court to overturn an appeals court ruling requiring a mining permit, by either the Bureau of Indian Affairs or the Osage Minerals Council.
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The decision will allow the tribe and the federal government to potentially seek damages over unauthorized mining in Osage County.