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The High Court dismissed a challenge to a decision by the Secretary of State to grant planning permission for a shale gas test well to INEOS. It found that there had been no breach of procedural fairness by the Inspector in the conduct of the Inquiry to local residents who had had a reasonable opportunity to present their case.

Click here for a copy of the judgment.

Stephen Whale acted for the Secretary of State and John Litton QC for INEOS.

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