Status: Petition for writ of mandate granted. [ 03/08/2021 ]
Description: Lawsuit asserting that the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power should have conducted a California Environmental Quality Act review for its change in use of water on land owned by the Department in Mono County.
Status: CalGEM and industry group motions for judgment on the pleadings denied. [ 12/22/2021 ]
Description: Lawsuit asserting that the Geologic Energy Management Division of the California Department of Conservation issued permits for oil and gas drilling and other oil and gas activities without complying with the California Environmental Quality Act.
Status: Judgment entered in favor of petitioners. [ 04/06/2022 ]
Description: Challenge to environmental review for a development in the City of Santee that allegedly would be located on a 2,638-acre site and include 2,900 to 3,000 residential units, commercial structures, a road network, and other infrastructure.
Status: Regents' petition for review and application for stay denied. [ 03/03/2022 ]
Description: Challenge to environmental review for the Upper Hearst Development Plan for Goldman School of Public Policy and Minor Amendment to the 2020 Long Range Development Plan for Berkeley, including failure to assess or mitigate impacts on climate change.