Budd-Falen Files Brief as Amicus Curiae With the U.S. Supreme Court Urging Reversal of Decision

Published October 30th, 2017 by Budd-Falen Law Offices, L.L.C.


Last week, Budd-Falen Law Offices L.L.C. filed its Brief on behalf of WY-MT Land Stewardship, LLC, Wyoming Stock Growers Association, Wyoming Association of Conservation Districts, Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation, Wyoming Wool Growers Asssociation, and Utah Farm Bureau Federation (Petitioners), as Amicus Curiae Supporting Petitioner’s Petition for Writ of Certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court. Petitioners are requesting certiorari to resolve a conflict between several Circuit Courts of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court’s precedent as to the extent of Congress’ power under the Commerce Clause and the Necessary and Proper Clause, and asserts that the federal government has no constitutional authority to regulate the taking of Utah prairie dogs on non-federal land under the Endangered Species Act. A link to the brief: WY-MT Land Stewardship et al. – Amicus Curiae Brief Supporting Petitioner 10.26.17


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  • Land Use Plan Workshop

    The Northwest Landowners Association (NWLA) will host a Land Use Plan Workshop in cooperation with the Budd-Falen Law Offices LLC on December 6, 2017 at the Grand Hotel in Minot, North Dakota. The workshop, which will be led by Karen Budd-Falen, is meant for county government officials. This workshop will walk you through the process of how to development a land use plan and the reasons to develop a land use plan. You may contact Amy Shelton for more information: northwestlandownersassociation@gmail.com.

    December 6, 2017 | Grand Hotel -- Minot, North Dakota

    Speaker: Karen Budd-Falen


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