Posted: Nov 21, 2012 4:17 PM by Kelly Orsini, KSBY News
Updated: Nov 21, 2012 6:48 PM
An oil exploration company is suing San Luis Obispo County for more than $6 billion over a denied drilling project in the Huasna Valley.
The county denied the project earlier this year over environmental and noise concerns.
Excelaron says that made its mineral rights worthless.
A lawsuit filed Monday says the county's actions amount to illegal taking of property without compensation.
The county says it hasn't been legally served yet.
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