The Endangered Species Act can run from the Constitution, but it can’t hide

Author: Brandon Middleton Looks like the greenies are having a nice little field day in response to the Supreme Court's decision not to review PLF's Commerce Clause challenge to the federal delta smelt regulations.  Feel free to peruse their sites … Continue reading

Supreme Court declines to review constitutionality of delta smelt regs

Author: Brandon Middleton This morning the Supreme Court issued an order declining to review Stewart & Jasper Orchards v. Salazar, PLF's Commerce Clause challenge to federal delta smelt restrictions.  More thoughts to come later today. Update: Here is Bloomberg's story … Continue reading

“How did the tiny delta smelt end up before the U.S. Supreme Court…?”

Author: Brandon Middleton So asks the Romberg Tiburon Center in its latest report.  A rhetorical question perhaps, but with an easy enough answer! Incidentally, we may know by next week whether the Supreme Court will hear PLF's constitutional challenge to … Continue reading

KGO’s Bill Wattenburg speaks up for Sacketts, Sterlings, and PLF!

Bill Wattenburg, host of a radio show on San Francisco's KGO Newstalk AM810, was discussing the threats that government bureaucracies present to our freedoms on his show last week.  He used the Sackett case as a prime example, and also … Continue reading