Law of the Land

A blog on land use law and zoning

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Oct 24
The Executive and the Environment: A Look at the Last Five Governors in New York : Gubernatorial leadership is the single most important indicator of how sustainable New York will be when it comes to issues of environmental protection and conservation....
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Oct 13
White House Council on Environmental Quality Releases Priority Agenda on Climate Change : CEQ has released a long awaited report setting a priority agenda to deal with resiliency and climate change....
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Oct 12
Fed. Dist. Court in NC Dismisses Takings Claim on Ripeness Grounds : CarSpa Automotive, LLC, Marjorie Putnam, and Carl Deny (collectively, “plaintiffs”) filed a complaint against the City of Raleigh, North Carolina (“City”), claiming that the City had taken their prope...
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Oct 9
APA Planning Law Division Hosting an Upcoming Webcast on Sex, Guns & Drugs: Planning for Controversial Land Use : From APA Planning Law Division: The U.S. Constitution guarantees freedom of expression, freedom of religion, and the right to bear arms. But it’s not that simple....
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Oct 5
KY Supreme Court Rules that Statute’s Separate Classification of Government for Purpose of Limiting Concentration of Retail Alcohol Licenses was Unconstitutional : This appeal arose from a challenge by O’Shea’s–Baxter, LLC, d/b/a Flanagan’s Ale House (“Flanagan’s”) to an order of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board (“ABC Board”) upholding the Louisville/Jeffers...
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Oct 4
IL Appeals Court Holds Village Improperly Denied Applications to Operate Shooting Range As Recreation Uses Were Permitted As of Right in the District : In late October 2012, plaintiffs applied to obtain the appropriate licenses and permits from the village to open and operate a shooting range on the second floor of a building, above a licensed gun de...
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