Consolidated Rail Corp. v. STB, No. 07-1401
In a petition for review of a Surface Transportation Board order concluding that a public railroad must obtain authorization from the Board to abandon certain railroad trackage, the petition is granted where the Board lacked jurisdiction to approve or deny applications for abandonment pursuant to 49 U.S.C. section 10903.
Read Consolidated Rail Corp. v. STB, No. 07-1401
Argued April 20, 2009
Decided June 26, 2009
Opinion by Judge Henderson
Robert M. Jenkins III, Mayer Brown LLP, Washington, DC
Jonathan M. Broder, Consolidated Rail Co., Philadelphia, PA
Ronald Molteni, Surface Transportation Board, Washington, DC
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