A beginner's introduction to natural law

Author: Timothy Sandefur Bill Whittle has an excellent video explaining the basic principles of natural law underlying the American Constitution.

The continuing fight against eminent domain abuse

Author:  Damien M. Schiff Last week, PLF filed an amicus brief in support of the property owners' petition for certiorari in the United States Supreme Court in Tuck-It-Away, Inc. v. New York … ›

Saving the Polar Bear or Obama's CO2 Agenda?

Author: Reed Hopper On October 21, the day after the first hearing on the listing challenge to the polar bear, the Pacific Legal Foundation and the Heritage Foundation co-sponsored a … ›

Hypocrisy as a virtue

Author: R. S. Radford Writing of John Maynard Keynes's General Theory, Henry Hazlitt once opined that the book contained much that was true, and much that was original.  Unfortunately, the … ›

What we teach our kids about free enterprise

Author: Timothy Sandefur Here's this week's Little-Kids'-Lemonade-Stand-Shut-Down-By-Bureaucrat-With-Nothing-Better-To-Do story. Except this time it's a Jack-O-Lantern stand instead.

Court of Appeals: stream buffers took private property

Author: Brian T. Hodges Earlier this year, PLF stepped in to help Kipp and Marilyn Dunlap protect themselves against an uncompensated taking of their vacant residential lot in Nooksack, Washington … ›

Environmental activists angry over wood stork recovery

Author: Reed Hopper Although U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologists have recommended reclassifying the wood stork from endangered to threatened because the stork's range and population have doubled in recent … ›

"Can the Endangered Species Act Compel America to Abandon Fossil Fuels?"

Author: Brandon Middleton Via the Financial Times, a nice summary by Marlo Lewis on how the Endangered Species Act may eventually be used to limit an individual's day-to-day activities.  An … ›

Fox News covers new PLF suit against California Coastal Commission

Author:  Paul J. Beard II This morning, Fox News did a segment on our most recent lawsuit against the California Coastal Commission: SDS Family Trust v. California Coastal Commission. You won't … ›

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A beginner's introduction to natural law

Author: Timothy Sandefur Bill Whittle has an excellent video explaining the basic principles of natural law underlying the American Constitution.

The continuing fight against eminent domain abuse

Author:  Damien M. Schiff Last week, PLF filed an amicus brief in support of the property owners' petition for certiorari in the United States Supreme Court in Tuck-It-Away, Inc. v. New York … ›

Saving the Polar Bear or Obama's CO2 Agenda?

Author: Reed Hopper On October 21, the day after the first hearing on the listing challenge to the polar bear, the Pacific Legal Foundation and the Heritage Foundation co-sponsored a … ›

Hypocrisy as a virtue

Author: R. S. Radford Writing of John Maynard Keynes's General Theory, Henry Hazlitt once opined that the book contained much that was true, and much that was original.  Unfortunately, the … ›

What we teach our kids about free enterprise

Author: Timothy Sandefur Here's this week's Little-Kids'-Lemonade-Stand-Shut-Down-By-Bureaucrat-With-Nothing-Better-To-Do story. Except this time it's a Jack-O-Lantern stand instead.

Court of Appeals: stream buffers took private property

Author: Brian T. Hodges Earlier this year, PLF stepped in to help Kipp and Marilyn Dunlap protect themselves against an uncompensated taking of their vacant residential lot in Nooksack, Washington … ›

Environmental activists angry over wood stork recovery

Author: Reed Hopper Although U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologists have recommended reclassifying the wood stork from endangered to threatened because the stork's range and population have doubled in recent … ›

"Can the Endangered Species Act Compel America to Abandon Fossil Fuels?"

Author: Brandon Middleton Via the Financial Times, a nice summary by Marlo Lewis on how the Endangered Species Act may eventually be used to limit an individual's day-to-day activities.  An … ›

Fox News covers new PLF suit against California Coastal Commission

Author:  Paul J. Beard II This morning, Fox News did a segment on our most recent lawsuit against the California Coastal Commission: SDS Family Trust v. California Coastal Commission. You won't … ›

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A beginner's introduction to natural law

Author: Timothy Sandefur Bill Whittle has an excellent video explaining the basic principles of natural law underlying the American Constitution.

The continuing fight against eminent domain abuse

Author:  Damien M. Schiff Last week, PLF filed an amicus brief in support of the property owners' petition for certiorari in the United States Supreme Court in Tuck-It-Away, Inc. v. New York … ›

Saving the Polar Bear or Obama's CO2 Agenda?

Author: Reed Hopper On October 21, the day after the first hearing on the listing challenge to the polar bear, the Pacific Legal Foundation and the Heritage Foundation co-sponsored a … ›

Hypocrisy as a virtue

Author: R. S. Radford Writing of John Maynard Keynes's General Theory, Henry Hazlitt once opined that the book contained much that was true, and much that was original.  Unfortunately, the … ›

What we teach our kids about free enterprise

Author: Timothy Sandefur Here's this week's Little-Kids'-Lemonade-Stand-Shut-Down-By-Bureaucrat-With-Nothing-Better-To-Do story. Except this time it's a Jack-O-Lantern stand instead.

Court of Appeals: stream buffers took private property

Author: Brian T. Hodges Earlier this year, PLF stepped in to help Kipp and Marilyn Dunlap protect themselves against an uncompensated taking of their vacant residential lot in Nooksack, Washington … ›

Environmental activists angry over wood stork recovery

Author: Reed Hopper Although U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologists have recommended reclassifying the wood stork from endangered to threatened because the stork's range and population have doubled in recent … ›

"Can the Endangered Species Act Compel America to Abandon Fossil Fuels?"

Author: Brandon Middleton Via the Financial Times, a nice summary by Marlo Lewis on how the Endangered Species Act may eventually be used to limit an individual's day-to-day activities.  An … ›

Fox News covers new PLF suit against California Coastal Commission

Author:  Paul J. Beard II This morning, Fox News did a segment on our most recent lawsuit against the California Coastal Commission: SDS Family Trust v. California Coastal Commission. You won't … ›

A beginner's introduction to natural law

Author: Timothy Sandefur Bill Whittle has an excellent video explaining the basic principles of natural law underlying the American Constitution.

The continuing fight against eminent domain abuse

Author:  Damien M. Schiff Last week, PLF filed an amicus brief in support of the property owners' petition for certiorari in the United States Supreme Court in Tuck-It-Away, Inc. v. New York … ›

Saving the Polar Bear or Obama's CO2 Agenda?

Author: Reed Hopper On October 21, the day after the first hearing on the listing challenge to the polar bear, the Pacific Legal Foundation and the Heritage Foundation co-sponsored a … ›

Hypocrisy as a virtue

Author: R. S. Radford Writing of John Maynard Keynes's General Theory, Henry Hazlitt once opined that the book contained much that was true, and much that was original.  Unfortunately, the … ›

What we teach our kids about free enterprise

Author: Timothy Sandefur Here's this week's Little-Kids'-Lemonade-Stand-Shut-Down-By-Bureaucrat-With-Nothing-Better-To-Do story. Except this time it's a Jack-O-Lantern stand instead.

Court of Appeals: stream buffers took private property

Author: Brian T. Hodges Earlier this year, PLF stepped in to help Kipp and Marilyn Dunlap protect themselves against an uncompensated taking of their vacant residential lot in Nooksack, Washington … ›

Environmental activists angry over wood stork recovery

Author: Reed Hopper Although U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologists have recommended reclassifying the wood stork from endangered to threatened because the stork's range and population have doubled in recent … ›

"Can the Endangered Species Act Compel America to Abandon Fossil Fuels?"

Author: Brandon Middleton Via the Financial Times, a nice summary by Marlo Lewis on how the Endangered Species Act may eventually be used to limit an individual's day-to-day activities.  An … ›

Fox News covers new PLF suit against California Coastal Commission

Author:  Paul J. Beard II This morning, Fox News did a segment on our most recent lawsuit against the California Coastal Commission: SDS Family Trust v. California Coastal Commission. You won't … ›