Search Results for: Culverts
Late this afternoon the Court released an order list which granted the cert petition in U.S. v. Washington (the culverts case). Order list here. Previous briefs and posts here.
Here: US Brief in Opposition Tribes Brief in Opposition
Here: Seattle Human Rights Commission Culvert_OpEd An excerpt: The Seattle Human Rights Commission writes in response to the Seattle Times recent editorial “The Supreme Court must clarify culvert ruling,” and seeks to correct inaccuracies regarding tribal treaty rights and the State’s obligation … Continue reading →
Here. Previous coverage is here.
The State of Washington has petitioned for cert. in the Culverts case. The cert. petition is available here.
Here. Dissent to denial of rehearing by Judge O’Scannlain (joined by several other judges). En banc materials here. Panel materials here.
Here. All aspects of the substantive holding are retained. This new order adds analysis on a couple of issues (recoupment and the State’s futility argument). No word yet on the court’s response to the request for rehearing en banc. View … Continue reading →
Here. My colleague Alan Stay was integrally involved in bringing the first treaty habitat case in U.S. v. WA, so this article makes for an interesting read.
Here is “License to kill: how Washington may lose its right to wipe out salmon.”