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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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