This isn't a setback just for Joe Biden. It's a setback for the whole planet.

This is positively Orwellian - the oil-producing states claim they will suffer "irreparable injury" if they even temporarily are restrained from their business of inflicting actual irreparable injury on the entire planet.

But this is what happens when get the courts get filled with cretinous right-wing servants of the coal, oil and gas lobby aka Trump appointees. Elections matter.

U.S. judge orders resumption in federal drilling auctions in setback for Biden-

Too bad Planet Earth can't sue for the mountains and mountains of evidence of "irreparable harm" caused by gas and oil leases doled out to fossil fuel companies and the states who grant them ginormous tax breaks.

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