KXL Pipeline

This topic curates the ongoing coverage of stories related to the Keystone XL/TransCanada Pipeline.


Eminent Domain
8:25 am
Tue July 24, 2012

Texas Lawmakers Ponder Oversight of Eminent Domain

Julia Trigg Crawford addresses a rally outside the Lamar County Courthouse in February
Photo by Allen Rich, North Texas E-News

AUSTIN - Lamar County landowner Julia Crawford was among those to testify before lawmakers concerning companies that use eminent domain to install pipelines on private property.

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Keystone XL Pipeline
10:35 pm
Wed May 9, 2012

TransCanada: The latest from around the web

This screenshot shows the current and future pipelines that belong to TransCanada. The dotted green lines indicate the Keystone XL expansion proposal that has been hotly contested by landowners.

The ongoing saga of the proposed TransCanada Keystone XL pipeline set to run crude from the tar sands of Alberta down to Galveston is making the rounds on the web. Here's what we've found so far.

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8:42 am
Wed April 18, 2012

Court dismisses pipeline petition

Julia Trigg Crawford addresses a rally outside the Lamar County Courthouse in February
Photo by Allen Rich, North Texas E-News

TEXARKANA - An appeals court has dismissed a petition seeking to stop TransCanada’s pipeline from traveling through a Lamar County farm after the petition’s author failed to issue a case record.

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8:38 am
Fri March 23, 2012

Pipeline through Texas another step closer

CUSHING, OK - Canadian proponents of TransCanada's Keystone XL project are applauding U.S. President Barack Obama's directive to expedite the approval process for the 485-mile southern leg of the oil pipeline to Texas. 

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5:45 am
Tue February 28, 2012

New pipeline receives support from White House


CALGARY, ALBERTA - TransCanada says it will move forward with plans to construct the segment of oil pipeline from Cushing, Oklahoma to Port Arthur, Texas.

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7:26 am
Mon February 27, 2012

Pipeline moving forward following Texas judge's ruling

PARIS - A Paris judge has approved a motion by TransCanada to dissolve a temporary restraining order brought against them by a Lamar County landowner.

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7:00 am
Thu February 23, 2012

Judge to rule on landowner's restraining order vs. TransCanada

Texans rally outside the Lamar County Courthouse Friday, February 17.
Photo by Sam Craft/The Paris News

PARIS - Environmentalists who oppose the Keystone XL Pipeline are again planning to converge on the Lamar County Courthouse Friday in support of Julie Triggs Crawford.

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4:53 pm
Wed February 15, 2012

Judge blocks pipeline from passing through local farm

PARIS - A Lamar County family fighting to block the TransCanada pipeline from crossing their farm finally got their wish.

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