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An artist's rendition of a California high-speed rail station. (Source: cahighspeedrail.ca.gov)

Court Gives New Life To California High-Speed Rail

A state appellate court ruling is giving new life to Gov. Jerry Brown’s $68 billion high-speed rail project.

08/01/2014

An artist's rendition of a California high-speed rail station. (Source: cahighspeedrail.ca.gov)

Appeals Court Upholds Proposed Bullet Train Route

A state appeals court has upheld a proposed route for California’s bullet train project connecting the San Francisco Bay Area to the Central Valley.

07/24/2014

A French high speed train TGV. (ALAIN JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Contests High-Speed Rail Air Quality Plans

Suit says state agency downplays harmful environmental effects and exaggerates benefits.

06/23/2014

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Kern County Sues State Over California High-Speed Rail Project

Officials say they filed suit Friday in Sacramento County Superior Court over the environmental review for the Fresno to Bakersfield section approved last month.

06/06/2014

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Gov. Jerry Brown: ‘There’s A Lot Of Old People Who Shouldn’t Be Driving’

He made a comment jokingly about why high-speed rail would be good for California. In a nutshell, he said it would get older drivers off the road.

03/19/2014

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California High-Speed Rail Authority Cleared To Seize 8 More Properties

The rail authority must acquire 381 Central Valley properties to build the initial 21-mile segment.

03/14/2014

An artist's rendition of a California high-speed rail station. (Source: cahighspeedrail.ca.gov)

California High-Speed Rail Given Funding Extension

Federal transportation officials have extended the deadline that the California High-Speed Rail Authority has to start spending more state money on the project.

02/23/2014

An artist's rendition of a California high-speed rail station. (Source: cahighspeedrail.ca.gov)

California Supreme Court Moves High-Speed Rail Case To Appeals Court

The California Supreme Court on Wednesday transferred a legal appeal over the state’s high-speed rail project to a state appellate court, declining to take up the case directly as Gov. Jerry Brown’s administration had requested.

01/29/2014

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California To Owe Feds $180M For High-Speed Rail

California officials sought Wednesday to reassure congressional Republicans that the state will be able to match billions of dollars in federal funding for the state’s high-speed rail project, including a $180 million payment due in April.

01/15/2014

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Critics Uniting Against California High-Speed Rail Funding Plan

Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to redirect $250 million from an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions has renewed debate about the project.

01/10/2014

An artist's rendition of a California high-speed rail station. (Source: cahighspeedrail.ca.gov)

Calif. High-Speed Train In Limbo After Court Rulings Against Project

Officials overseeing California’s $68 billion high-speed rail project have taken pains in recent weeks to assure the public that construction plans are moving ahead, characterizing a series of recent setbacks as “a bump in the road.”

01/02/2014

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First Eminent Domain California High-Speed Rail Claim OKed

A state board has given approval for the California High-Speed Rail Authority to start the process of seizing its first property through eminent domain.

12/13/2013

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