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When “Tigers Eat Their Young” – Federal Preemption Of CEQA In Context Of Railroad Projects Will Continue To Present Complex Issues Following U.S. Supreme Court’s Denial of Certiorari In Friends Of Eel River Case

On April 30, 2018, the United States Supreme Court denied the petition for writ of certiorari filed in North Coast Railroad Authority v. Friends of the Eel River, U.S. Supreme Ct. Case No. 17-915, which presented this issue:  “Whether citizen … Continue reading

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Ninth Circuit Affirms Injunction Order for Federal Columbia River Power System to Prevent Harm to Listed Salmonids

On April 2, 2018, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed (pdf) a district court order directing that the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) and U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (Bureau) (collectively, the … Continue reading

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PROMINENT SJW HAS SECOND THOUGHTS: Cry him a river! Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon is pissed that…

PROMINENT SJW HAS SECOND THOUGHTS: Cry him a river! Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon is pissed that he dug his own grave: During a press conference Tuesday, Rippon — the first openly gay athlete selected to a U.S. Winter Olympic … Continue reading

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Staying Inbounds at Trial – TT of Indian River v. Fortson

In my experience as a trial lawyer, it is often times difficult for the parties of a lawsuit to understand the restrictive nature of the rules of evidence. There are narrow guidelines by which attorneys must conduct themselves when arguing … Continue reading

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25 Injured on River Cruise in Germany

When you set out on a cruise, you expect that your cruise line will keep you safe, from beginning to end. Unfortunately, there are far too many times when human error leads to accident or injury on the water. Just … Continue reading

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