President’s weekly report — February 13, 2015

February 13, 2015 | By ROB RIVETT

Victory for Fishing!  The California Court of Appeal issued this favorable decision in California Association for Recreational Fishing v. Department of Fish and Wildlife.  The genesis of this dispute arose in litigation brought by the Center for Biological Diversity against the State of California over its management of hatcheries.  This led the ...


PLF appeals decision upholding Department of Fish and Game’s illegal fish stocking regulations

April 04, 2013 | By JONATHAN WOOD

Today, PLF filed an appeal on behalf of the California Association for Recreational Fishing, challenging regulations imposed illegally by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.  These regulations threaten the ability of private hatcheries and private fishing lakes and ponds to remain in business.  They also deprive the people of the stat ...


PLF President's Weekly Roundup — September 21

September 21, 2012 | By ROB RIVETT

Another busy week for Pacific Legal Foundation! Property Rights – Wayne Hage In 1989 rancher and author Wayne Hage began his book Storm Over Rangelands with these words describing his research into the assault on the ranching community by the Forest Service and others: “I discovered that the attack on western livestock interests was not &# ...


PLF client Doug Elliot on Fox and Friends, Sept. 13, 2011

September 12, 2011 | By PACIFIC LEGAL FOUNDATION

Author: Anne Hayes Tomorrow morning at 8:45 a.m. Eastern, 5:45 Pacific, PLF client and California Association of Recreational Fishing (CARF) member Doug Elliot will be appearing on Fox & Friends to discuss the potential impact of proposed regulations of the California Department of Fish and Game on recreational fishing in California. We will ad ...