Judge reviews HS2 challenges

May 2012
Rail Business Intelligence;5/3/2012, Issue 413, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that the British Department for Transport (DfT) and HS2 Ltd. have issued their objections to three separate legal challenges to block the construction of the highspeed railway line, which are now being reviewed by a judge.


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