U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Montana’s Claim to Rents Associated with Hydroelectric Dam on Non-Navigable Riverbeds
To read this entire item of approximately 2000 words online now in PDF format:
Click here to read this item if you are an existing subscriber to this publication.
Click here to purchase the full text of this item to read now (price: $25).
To subscribe to this publication and immediately access all its archives including this item, select the relevant publication under 'Catalogue' in the left-hand column
PLEASE NOTE: to read PDFs on www.argento.com you must be using Version 5 of Acrobat Reader or Adobe Reader. If you have an earlier version you can download the latest free of charge by clicking here
Montana, LLC v. State of Montana, __U.S.___
In a unanimous decision authored by Justice Kennedy, the U.S. Supreme Court has rejected the State of Montana’s claim to $40 million in rent associated with the operation of a hydroelectric dam on nonnavigable stretches of a river in Montana.
The information contained on this page is presented for your convenience as news and analysis. It is not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied upon as such. Please consult an attorney for advice in your case or matter
Read related items on:
Topics) Energy and Power) Hydroelectric Power
Topics) Land Use) Riverbeds
Topics) Litigation) Equal Footing Doctrine
Topics) United States Constitution) Equal Footing Doctrine
U.S. Supreme Court
PPL Montana LLC v. State of Montana