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California bullet train chief seeks environmental exemptions

(Source: Los Angeles Times, May 16, 2012)

LOS ANGELES — The chief of the state bullet train authority said Tuesday that he hopes to obtain some type of relief from environmental laws that would eliminate a risk that the 130-mile initial construction project could be stopped by an injunction, a potentially growing prospect as agriculture interests in the Central Valley gear up for a legal fight.

Full story: Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

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