Sackett v. Environmental Protection Agency

Sackett v. Environmental Protection Agency

March 21, 2012

From Justice Samuel Alito's concurring opinion in Sackett v. Environmental Protection Agency:

Far from providing clarity and predictability, the agency’s latest informal guidance advises property owners that many jurisdictional determinations concerning wetlands can only be made on a case-by-case basis by EPA field staff. See Brief for Competitive Enterprise Institute as Amicus Curiae 7–13.