Ongoing debate, litigation over local fracking decisions create challenge

Fracking is facing ongoing challenges from local regulations against drilling and these issues are likely to continue, according to this article. "Many people who oppose fracking find that some local authorities are more likely than state officials to ban the practice," Russell Gold writes. Hannah Wiseman, an assistant law professor at Florida State University, says the issue "is very much undecided and will continue to dominate litigation in many states."

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