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Category "California Land Use Law & Policy"

Ninth Circuit Declines to Halt Los Angeles Subway Project Pending Court Review of NEPA Challenge

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit denied an emergency motion for injunction [...]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Greater Influence With New Endangered Species Act Compensatory Mitigation Policy

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) issued a final federal Endangered Species Act (ESA) [...]

California Supreme Court Grants Review to Determine Whether Medical Marijuana Ordinance Constitutes a ‘Project’ For Purposes of the California Environmental Quality Act

The California Supreme Court unanimously granted review of the Fourth District Court of Appeal’s published [...]

California Supreme Court Limits Reach of the Public Records Act

The Public Records Act (Government Code § 6250 et seq. (PRA)) is frequently a feature [...]