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By Patrick Parenteau, Professor of Law, Vermont Law School. Activists in Seattle practice for demonstrations against Royal Dutch Shell’s plans to drill in the Arctic, April 17, 2015. AP Photo/Elaine Thompson President Obama gave environmental advocates a Christmas present when he announced in late December that he was banning oil and gas drilling in huge swaths…

IMAGE: U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference at the conclusion of the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China September 5, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst