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Keystone XL Pipeline Backers Sue Feds for $15 Billion in Damages

In two separate lawsuits [1], TransCanada was unhappy with the rejection of their pipeline by the Obama administration:

TransCanada filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday alleging that President Obama’s rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline exceeded his power under the U.S. Constitution.

The company also filed a seperate legal action under the North American Free Trade Agreement, claiming the pipeline permit deal was “arbitrary and unjustified” and sought $15 billion in damages.