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New Mexico v. Morton

Citation: 6 ELR 20509
No. No. 74-127, 406 F. Supp. 1237/(D.N.M., 02/28/1975)

A three-judge district court holds the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act, 16 U.S.C. §§ 1331-40, unconstitutional as beyond the limits of a federal power. It cannot be sustained under either the Territorial Clause or the Commerce Clause....

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