Boulder County Asks Judge To Toss Drilling Moratorium SuitBoulder County is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman over the county's moratorium on oil and gas drilling in unincorporated areas.
City Council Puts Fracking Moratorium On HoldA moratorium on hydraulic fracturing in Broomfield is now indefinitely postponed.
Broomfield To Debate Moratorium On Oil, Gas DevelopmentBroomfield city leaders are expected to vote on whether to enact a 5-month moratorium on oil and gas development on Tuesday. That moratorium would impact a current plan to build 139 new horizontal hydraulic fracturing wells near homes.
Lawmakers Deny AG Office's Budget Request Following Fracking LawsuitColorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman has filed a lawsuit against the City of Boulder to lift its moratorium on hydraulic fracturing, and now state lawmakers are not allowing more funding for her office.
Colorado Attorney General Sues County On Drilling MoratoriumColorado's attorney general is asking a court to overturn Boulder County's moratorium on oil and gas drilling, saying it violates state law and a state Supreme Court ruling.
Fight Over Fracking Leads To Funding Question For AG's OfficeState lawmakers are wading into a fight over fracking in Boulder County with threats of withholding funding from a state agency.
Broomfield Delays Vote On Oil & Gas Development MoratoriumBroomfield city leaders delayed a vote on whether to enact a 5-month moratorium on oil and gas development.
Meeting About Fracking Proposals Could Get HeatedA meeting in Broomfield in which the city will review two proposals related to fracking could get heated.
No Appeal Planned After Oil, Gas Rules Kept Off Ballot Supporters of tougher restrictions on the oil and gas industry in Colorado said Wednesday they won't appeal a ruling by the state's top elections official that kept two proposed constitutional amendments off the November ballot.
Colorado Oil And Gas Proposals Fall Short On SignaturesColorado's top elections official says backers of two proposed ballot measures to change how oil and gas drilling is regulated have failed to get enough signatures to get them on this fall's ballot.
2 Anti-Fracking Proposals May Not Make It On BallotIt appears that there's a slim chance two anti-fracking petitions will have enough signatures to make it on the ballot in November.
Empty Petition Boxes Put Anti-Fracking Initiatives In DoubtThe future of two anti-fracking measures that could change the state’s constitution are in doubt.