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Category "California Land Use Law & Policy"

California Superior Court Judge Approves Stipulated Judgment in the Borrego Valley Groundwater Adjudication

California Superior Court Judge Approves Stipulated Judgment in the Borrego Valley Groundwater Adjudication

By Miles Krieger, Geremy Holm and Steve Anderson A group of groundwater pumpers, including the local [...]

D.C. Circuit Addresses Petition Challenging FERC Decision on Hydropower License and Related Endangered Species Act Claims

D.C. Circuit Addresses Petition Challenging FERC Decision on Hydropower License and Related Endangered Species Act Claims

By Allison Smith The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has granted in part, denied in part, [...]

Council on Environmental Quality Rescinds Trump Administration Draft Guidance that Limited the Consideration of Greenhouse Gas Emissions During Environmental Reviews under NEPA

Council on Environmental Quality Rescinds Trump Administration Draft Guidance that Limited the Consideration of Greenhouse Gas Emissions During Environmental Reviews under NEPA

By Patrick Veasy and Hina Gupta On February 19, 2021, the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) [...]

Religious Organizations and Real Property Taxes: The First District Court of Appeal Reverses the Trial Court’s Application of the Property Taxation Exemption to a Church with Respect to a ‘Special Tax’

Religious Organizations and Real Property Taxes: The First District Court of Appeal Reverses the Trial Court’s Application of the Property Taxation Exemption to a Church with Respect to a ‘Special Tax’

By Boyd Hill The California Court of Appeal for the First District, in Valley Baptist Church [...]