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United States v. Byrne

Citation: 32 ELR 20474
No. No. 00-16008, 279 F.3d 677/(9th Cir., 01/28/2002)

The court holds that an Arizona district court erred in determining that it lacked jurisdiction to hear a quiet title action concerning land along the Colorado River and in fixing title to the land on the basis of river movements that occurred prior to 1905 when the United States patented the disputed lands to the state of California....

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