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California bullet train project scores major court victory
California bullet train project scores major court victory

In a major victory for California’s bullet train project, an appellate court Thursday overturned a lower court ruling that found the state failed to comply with the law in developing a funding plan for the $68 billion line between Los Angeles and San Francisco. The new ruling sets aside a decision last year by Sacramento Superior Court Judge Michael Kenny who found the state failed to meet legal requirements, in part, because its plan did not identify all the funds needed to complete a first usable segment, and did not have all of the environmental clearances needed. The lower court judge said voter-approved bond monies could not be spent until the plan was redone. ------------ ...

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