Thursday Top of the Scroll: California water pipeline hits legal setback
A controversial Southern California water pipeline project has hit another snag, with a federal judge’s ruling that allows the Bureau of Land Management to withdraw key approvals granted during the Trump administration. In the latest turn of a long-running and politically sensitive dispute, U.S. District Judge George Wu ruled yesterday that BLM acted properly when it remanded two rights of way that had been granted to Cadiz Inc. by the Trump administration.
- Desert Sun: Cadiz – Federal judge vacates Trump-era approval, sends decision back to BLM
- Center for Biological Diversity: Judge Vacates Approval of Cadiz’s California Desert Water Grab
- Earth Justice: Judge Vacates Approval for Cadiz’s California Desert Water Grab