Court tosses out Trump approach to new acreage

A US federal judge in Idaho has ruled against the Trump administration’s plans to open nearly a million acres of public land for exploration and production.

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US president Donald Trump began the process of rolling back his predecessor Barrack Obama's protections for oil rich onshore acreage in the western states of the US in November 2018.