Lawless Administration adopts deceptive Clean Water Act Rule

Corps of Engineers and E.P.A issue their final rule defining “waters of the United States” subject to federal control under the Clean Water Act.

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PLF announces campaign fighting "Competitor's Veto" laws

Unconstitutional "Certificate of Convenience and Necessity” laws allow existing businesses to veto competition.

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PLF sues over ‘phantom jaguar’ in New Mexico

The designation of tens of thousands of acres as “critical habitat” for the jaguar is illogical — and illegal — because the species hasn’t been present in the region for years.

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The perfect puppy case

Rhode Island city committed a taking by forcing closure of a well-run pet store without compensation.

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PLF challenges "Competitor's Veto" law in Pennsylvania

Keystone State denies constitutional free-enterprise rights by allowing existing companies to “veto” new businesses.

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The Constitutional limits of the E.S.A

PLF and the Competitive Enterprise Institute co-sponsor an upcoming event on the Endangered Species Act and an important PLF case with Sen. Mike Lee and Rep. Rob Bishop.

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Padlocking Our National Forests?

Pacific Legal Foundation is challenging the U.S. Forest Service’s closure of roads and trails in the Plumas National Forest under the 2005 Travel Management Rule, which will disproportionately impact motorized access by disabled citizens.

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Lawless Administration adopts deceptive Clean Water Act Rule
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