Gordon v. Texas

ELR Citation: ELR 20134
No(s). 97-40864 (5th Cir. Aug 25, 1998)

The court holds that the political question doctrine does not bar a federal court from resolving landowners' suits alleging that a state-managed fish pass significantly contributed to beach erosion on their property. The court first holds that the landowners' claims for injunctive relief and damages...