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Supreme Court Hears PennEast Pipeline case, NJ Seeking to Block Project

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Emma Lee
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WHYY
The proposed PennEast pipeline would pass through the fields of the Christman farm, seen from the intersection of Station Street and Pohopoco Drive in Lehighton.

The Supreme Court recently heard arguments in a case about when eminent domain can be used in a natural gas pipeline project.

The federally-approved PennEast pipeline would carry Marcellus Shale gas from Northeastern Pennsylvania to New Jersey. WHYY StateImpact Pennsylvania’s Susan Phillips reports New Jersey wants to block the project.

(Original air-date: 5/3/21)