Bench Memos

Property Owners Lose

In Wilkie v. Robbins, the Supreme Court held, 7-2, that a property owner cannot sue federal officials who retaliate against a property owner for refusing to allow the government to use his land.  Justice Souter wrote the majority opinion. More on the case here.

Jonathan H. Adler — Mr. Adler is an NRO contributing editor and the inaugural Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. His latest book is Marijuana Federalism: Uncle Sam and Mary Jane.


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