fracking Monterey County Cuts Deal: Will Not Appeal Measure Z Ruling By Krista Almanzan • May 16, 2018 Erika Mahoney Listen Listening... / 1:39 When the oil companies, landowners and mineral rights owners sued Monterey County late last year, the plaintiffs’ side of the courtroom was packed with lots of lawyers. Protect Monterey County Files Appeal To Measure Z Ruling By Krista Almanzan • Mar 28, 2018 Greta Mart @ KCBX Listen Listening... / 1:39 Monterey County’s voter approved fracking ban will go back to court on appeal. Inside The Courtroom Of The Measure Z Trial By Erika Mahoney • Nov 15, 2017 Erika Mahoney Listen Listening... / 4:22 Thursday PM Update: The first phase of the trial over Monterey County’s voter-approved fracking ban wrapped up Thursday afternoon. Judge Thomas Wills has 90 days to make a decision. Measure Z: Beyond the Fracking Ban By Krista Almanzan • Nov 3, 2016 Krista Almanzan Listen Listening... / 4:58 Stefanie Krantz and David Moen walk a tightly packed New Monterey neighborhood with a map and list of likely voters. They’re volunteers for the group, Protect Monterey County, which is behind the Yes on Z campaign.