Articles Tagged Environmental Protection Agency

Adam Denver Griffin, The Federal Sentencing Guidelines' Abuse of Trust Enhancement: An Argument for the Professional Discretion Approach

63 Fla. L. Rev. 457 (2011)| |   | | INTRODUCTION :: In a national issue of first impression for the circuit courts, the Eleventh Circuit, in United States v. Louis, held that a federally licensed firearm dealer who knowingly sells a firearm to a convicted felon should not receive additional punishment for abusing a position […]

R. Benjamin Lingle, The Constitutionality and Economic Impacts of Federal Jurisdiction of Wetlands: The Clean Water Restoration Act of 2009

62 Fla. L. Rev. 1091 (2010) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Imagine there is a river, and a half mile to the river’s east is a twenty-acre wetland. To the east of the wetland is a neighborhood. The river’s eastern bank is seven feet above the mean water line, and the western bank is […]

Calvin Massey, State Standing after Massachusetts v. EPA

61 Fla. L. Rev. 249 (2009) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: By granting states “special solicitude in our standing analysis,” the Supreme Court in Massachusetts v. EPA created substantial new uncertainty in the law of standing. At least since Valley Forge Christian College v. Americans United for Separation of Church and State, Inc. Article […]