Description: Challenge to proposed oil sands project.
Sierra Club v. U.S. Department of Interior
Filing Date Type File Action Taken Summary 11/10/2009 Order Action dismissed with prejudice. At a status conference, the parties informed the court that they had reached an agreement. The court dismissed the action with prejudice. 01/15/2009 Complaint Download Complaint filed. Sierra Club and Indigenous Environmental Network filed a complaint in the federal district court for the District of Utah challenging a proposed tar sands project in Utah's Uintah Basin. The plaintiffs alleged procedural and substantive violations of the National Environmental Policy Act, including a failure to adequately quantify, address, or analyze global warming impacts.