Hawkes Co. v. United States Army Corps of Engineers

ELR Citation: 43 ELR 20183
No(s). 13-107 (D. Minn. Aug 1, 2013) (Montgomery, J.)

A district court dismissed a landowner's lawsuit challenging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' jurisdictional determination for property that contains peat. The Corps issued its jurisdictional determination after the landowner sought permission to mine peat from the property for use in the construct...