The United States Supreme Court has just finished hearing arguments in the case between New Jersey and Delaware over New Jersey’s attempt to use its riverbank for a natural gas storage and processing plant and Delaware’s resistance to it. While we await the decision, which is likely to be several months away, let’s consider a better alternative than the win/lose outcome it will produce. Both states do, after all, have the opportunity to settle their dispute before the Court renders its decision.
The Star Ledger, December 14, 2007
This article also appeared under the title, “Jersey and Delaware Need Not Resort to Court”, in the Op-Ed section of The Star-Ledger on Friday, December 14, 2007