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Morris County Trust for Historic Preservation v. Pierce

Citation: 14 ELR 20076
No. No. 82-5656, 730 F.2d 94/(3d Cir., 12/29/1983) Attorney fees awarded

The court construes §305 of the National Historic Preservation Act to allow an award of appellate attorney fees and costs. Although §305 refers to actions brought in federal district court, the court holds that the wording of §305 does not exclude, and Congress could not have logically intended to exclude, awards of appellate fees....

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