Friends of Thayer Lake LLC v. Brown

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20086
No(s). 55 (N.Y. May 10, 2016)

New York's highest court held that material questions of fact prevent it from ruling on whether a narrow waterway within a remote area of the Adirondack Mountains is navigable-in-fact and therefore open to public use. At issue in the case is the "Mud Pond Waterway," a two-mile-long system of ponds a...