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U.S. District Court Dismisses Youth Climate Change Action Against the United States


The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania dismissed a climate change lawsuit against the United States, the President, the Secretaries and Departments

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Utah Court Supreme Court Remands Stream Access Case to District Court Due to Error


The Utah Supreme Court has held that its prior decision, recognizing a public stream access easement right “to touch privately owned beds of state waters

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Colorado Supreme Court Clarifies Water Court Jurisdiction


The Colorado Supreme Court has ruled that an inverse condemnation claim regarding shares in a mutual ditch company was not an exclusive water matter, and

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Triggering the Statute of Limitations: What Counts as the State Water Resources Control Board’s ‘Final Action’?


In Millview County Water District v. State Water Resources Control Board, the Court of Appeal for the First Judicial District held that the final action

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U.S. District Court Finds BLM’s Failure to Quantify GHG Emissions Prior to Authorization of Oil and Gas Leases Violated NEPA


On March 19, 2019, District Judge Rudolph Contreras of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia held that the U.S. Bureau of Land

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California Court of Appeal Finds Coastal Commission’s Coastal Act ‘Do Novo’ Review Moots CEQA Challenge to Municipal Approval of Coastal Development Permit


The Fourth District Court of Appeal upheld the trial court’s determination that the California Coastal Commission’s (Commission) acceptance of an appeal of a local agency’s

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