"A federal judge on Tuesday struck down the Obama administration's ban on deep-water drilling and rebuked the government for imposing a moratorium that would cause 'irreparable harm to businesses' along the Gulf Coast."
Read : http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/business/7074803.html.
American justice is a true copy of American society : both are infeuded to the false gods of profit maximisation and free market globalisation.
How about the irreparable harm to the environment ? Are the interests of some grab-greedy multinationals of a higher order that the interests of the rest of the world ?