If frozen ground is ‘navigable water,’ Supreme Court should set bureaucrats straight

Originally published by The Hill, December 31, 2018. Richard Schok runs a family pipe fabrication business in North Pole, Alaska, and he wants to move his expanding business to another … ›

Weekly litigation report — December 22, 2018

PLF asks Supreme Court to hear Alaska permafrost case This week, PLF filed a petition asking the United States Supreme Court to review Tin Cup, LLC v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, … ›

There’s no evidence that truthful happy hour advertising sends Virginians into a binge fest

We’ve finally made it to the merits in our happy hour advertising lawsuit against Virginia’s absurd censorship regime. It’s been a struggle. As I detailed in the Washington Post, the … ›

Water rights are property rights too!

Stanford Vina Ranch Irrigation Company is a California non-profit water company that has been lawfully using water from Deer Creek for irrigation since 1862. When drought struck the state in … ›

Let’s make Tennessee’s protectionist alcohol policies a thing of the past

You’ve just moved to Tennessee, hoping to realize your entrepreneurial dream of opening your own liquor store. Sorry, but you’re out of luck: the Volunteer State refuses to issue a … ›

The Environmental Protection Agency Is Protecting The Swamp

Originally published in The Daily Caller, December 20, 2018. One of Donald Trump’s first presidential actions was telling the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to revise the agency’s Obama-era Clean Water … ›

Unelected bureaucrats must follow the law, too

Originally published by The Hill, December 19, 2018. One of the first things Americans learn in civics class is that Congress makes laws and the executive branch enforces those laws. … ›

PLF urges Supreme Court to keep government hands off the internet in free speech case

If you care about issues like free speech and private property rights, keep an eye on the case of Manhattan Community Access Corp. v. Halleck, currently before the U.S. Supreme … ›

New brief: PLF challenges gray wolf ‘endangered’ listing in California

A single sighting of a wolf that had crossed over into California from Oregon—that’s all it took for Golden State bureaucrats to declare the gray wolf as a protected species … ›

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If frozen ground is ‘navigable water,’ Supreme Court should set bureaucrats straight

Originally published by The Hill, December 31, 2018. Richard Schok runs a family pipe fabrication business in North Pole, Alaska, and he wants to move his expanding business to another … ›

Weekly litigation report — December 22, 2018

PLF asks Supreme Court to hear Alaska permafrost case This week, PLF filed a petition asking the United States Supreme Court to review Tin Cup, LLC v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, … ›

There’s no evidence that truthful happy hour advertising sends Virginians into a binge fest

We’ve finally made it to the merits in our happy hour advertising lawsuit against Virginia’s absurd censorship regime. It’s been a struggle. As I detailed in the Washington Post, the … ›

Water rights are property rights too!

Stanford Vina Ranch Irrigation Company is a California non-profit water company that has been lawfully using water from Deer Creek for irrigation since 1862. When drought struck the state in … ›

Let’s make Tennessee’s protectionist alcohol policies a thing of the past

You’ve just moved to Tennessee, hoping to realize your entrepreneurial dream of opening your own liquor store. Sorry, but you’re out of luck: the Volunteer State refuses to issue a … ›

The Environmental Protection Agency Is Protecting The Swamp

Originally published in The Daily Caller, December 20, 2018. One of Donald Trump’s first presidential actions was telling the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to revise the agency’s Obama-era Clean Water … ›

Unelected bureaucrats must follow the law, too

Originally published by The Hill, December 19, 2018. One of the first things Americans learn in civics class is that Congress makes laws and the executive branch enforces those laws. … ›

PLF urges Supreme Court to keep government hands off the internet in free speech case

If you care about issues like free speech and private property rights, keep an eye on the case of Manhattan Community Access Corp. v. Halleck, currently before the U.S. Supreme … ›

New brief: PLF challenges gray wolf ‘endangered’ listing in California

A single sighting of a wolf that had crossed over into California from Oregon—that’s all it took for Golden State bureaucrats to declare the gray wolf as a protected species … ›

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If frozen ground is ‘navigable water,’ Supreme Court should set bureaucrats straight

Originally published by The Hill, December 31, 2018. Richard Schok runs a family pipe fabrication business in North Pole, Alaska, and he wants to move his expanding business to another … ›

Weekly litigation report — December 22, 2018

PLF asks Supreme Court to hear Alaska permafrost case This week, PLF filed a petition asking the United States Supreme Court to review Tin Cup, LLC v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, … ›

There’s no evidence that truthful happy hour advertising sends Virginians into a binge fest

We’ve finally made it to the merits in our happy hour advertising lawsuit against Virginia’s absurd censorship regime. It’s been a struggle. As I detailed in the Washington Post, the … ›

Water rights are property rights too!

Stanford Vina Ranch Irrigation Company is a California non-profit water company that has been lawfully using water from Deer Creek for irrigation since 1862. When drought struck the state in … ›

Let’s make Tennessee’s protectionist alcohol policies a thing of the past

You’ve just moved to Tennessee, hoping to realize your entrepreneurial dream of opening your own liquor store. Sorry, but you’re out of luck: the Volunteer State refuses to issue a … ›

The Environmental Protection Agency Is Protecting The Swamp

Originally published in The Daily Caller, December 20, 2018. One of Donald Trump’s first presidential actions was telling the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to revise the agency’s Obama-era Clean Water … ›

Unelected bureaucrats must follow the law, too

Originally published by The Hill, December 19, 2018. One of the first things Americans learn in civics class is that Congress makes laws and the executive branch enforces those laws. … ›

PLF urges Supreme Court to keep government hands off the internet in free speech case

If you care about issues like free speech and private property rights, keep an eye on the case of Manhattan Community Access Corp. v. Halleck, currently before the U.S. Supreme … ›

New brief: PLF challenges gray wolf ‘endangered’ listing in California

A single sighting of a wolf that had crossed over into California from Oregon—that’s all it took for Golden State bureaucrats to declare the gray wolf as a protected species … ›

If frozen ground is ‘navigable water,’ Supreme Court should set bureaucrats straight

Originally published by The Hill, December 31, 2018. Richard Schok runs a family pipe fabrication business in North Pole, Alaska, and he wants to move his expanding business to another … ›

Weekly litigation report — December 22, 2018

PLF asks Supreme Court to hear Alaska permafrost case This week, PLF filed a petition asking the United States Supreme Court to review Tin Cup, LLC v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, … ›

There’s no evidence that truthful happy hour advertising sends Virginians into a binge fest

We’ve finally made it to the merits in our happy hour advertising lawsuit against Virginia’s absurd censorship regime. It’s been a struggle. As I detailed in the Washington Post, the … ›

Water rights are property rights too!

Stanford Vina Ranch Irrigation Company is a California non-profit water company that has been lawfully using water from Deer Creek for irrigation since 1862. When drought struck the state in … ›

Let’s make Tennessee’s protectionist alcohol policies a thing of the past

You’ve just moved to Tennessee, hoping to realize your entrepreneurial dream of opening your own liquor store. Sorry, but you’re out of luck: the Volunteer State refuses to issue a … ›

The Environmental Protection Agency Is Protecting The Swamp

Originally published in The Daily Caller, December 20, 2018. One of Donald Trump’s first presidential actions was telling the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to revise the agency’s Obama-era Clean Water … ›

Unelected bureaucrats must follow the law, too

Originally published by The Hill, December 19, 2018. One of the first things Americans learn in civics class is that Congress makes laws and the executive branch enforces those laws. … ›

PLF urges Supreme Court to keep government hands off the internet in free speech case

If you care about issues like free speech and private property rights, keep an eye on the case of Manhattan Community Access Corp. v. Halleck, currently before the U.S. Supreme … ›

New brief: PLF challenges gray wolf ‘endangered’ listing in California

A single sighting of a wolf that had crossed over into California from Oregon—that’s all it took for Golden State bureaucrats to declare the gray wolf as a protected species … ›