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7 Joule: Duq. Energy & Envtl. L.J. 1 (2019)

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         CASE   NOTE:   IN RE:  CONDEMNATION BY SUNOCO PIPELINE, L.P.'

                                  TABLE   OF  CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION......................................................................................................... 3

REPORTING ....................................................................................................................... 4

    I.     Background   of Appeal..................................................................................... 4

    II.    Intrastate vs. Interstate Determination......................................................... 8

           A.  Whether PUC   or FERC  Has Jurisdiction Over ME2 ............................... 9

           B. Whether  an Additional CPC from FERC   is Required ................ 11

           C. Whether  the Addition of Intrastate On and
              Off-Loading  Ramps  is Sufficiently Intrastate Service .................................. 12

    III.   Collateral Estoppel.......................................................................................... 14

    IV.    PUC  Jurisdiction Over ME2   Services............................................................ 16

    V.     Public Use Requirement................................................................................ 17

    VI.    Dissenting Opinion by Judge  Brobson......................................................... 20

    VII.   Dissenting Opinion by Judge  McCullough.................................................. 25

    VIII.  Appeal to the Supreme  Court  ....................................................................... 26

HISTORY ............................................................................................................................. 26

    I.     Sunoco Pipeline Background   ......................................................................... 26

    II.    Statutes and Regulatory Agencies  ................................................................ 28

           A. The Pennsylvania Public Utility Code ....................................................... 28

           B. The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission ........................................... 31

           C. The Pennsylvania Business Corporations Law  of 1988 ............................. 33

 By: Danielle Grimm. Danielle Grimm is a 2020 Juris Doctor candidate in the Evening Division at the Duquesne University
 School of Law and a junior staff member on Joule, the Duquesne Energy and Environmental Law Journal. She graduated magna
cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor's of Arts in English Literature and Certificates in Medieval and
Renaissance Studies and Children's Literature in May 2012. Ms. Grimm taught seventh grade English from 2012 to 2014
through Teach for America and earned a Certificate in Paralegal studies from the University of Connecticut in 2014.


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