ENERGY MGMT. CORP. v. CITY OF SHREVEPORT, 03-30677
Defendant-City's ordinance, which attempts to regulate the drilling of oil and gas wells, is invalid where it involves an area preempted through statute and regulations issued by the State of Louisiana.
- Decided 10/15/2004
- Published 10/15/2004
W. EUGENE DAVIS, Circuit Judge:, Before DAVIS, GARZA and PRADO, Circuit Judges.
United States Fifth Circuit
Philip Edward Downer, III (argued), William R. Huguet, Downer, Hammond & Wilhite, Shreveport, LA, for Plaintiffs-Appellants.
John Miller Shuey, Jr. (argued), Shuey Smith, Shreveport, LA, for Defendant-Appellee.