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Opponents of Houston-Dallas bullet train herald judge’s ruling that company is not a railroad

(Source: Houston Chronicle, February 11, 2019)

HOUSTON — The planned high-speed rail project from Houston to Dallas hit a big obstacle last week in rural Leon County when a judge there declared the project’s backers did not have authority to force landowners to sell or provide access to properties. The heart of many of the legal fights, and Monday’s decision, center on whether the company is, in fact, a railroad.

Full story: Houston Chronicle

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

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