Feds get slammed by courts in WOTUS jurisdiction case

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of Hawkes, setting a precedent that landowners may challenge the Corps’ jurisdictional determinations. The case was then remanded back to the district court for a final decision on the facts, which found the Corps failed to prove that a WOTUS was present on Hawkes’ land. Landowner wins case against Army Corps of Engineers Northern Ag. […]

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