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Cappaert v. United States

Citation: 6 ELR 20540
No. No. 74-1107, 426 U.S. 128/(U.S., 06/07/1976) Aff'd

Affirming the lower court decision, 5 ELR 20494, the Court holds the doctrine of implied reservation of rights in water applicable to groundwater and finds express support for such a reservation of appurtenant unappropriated water in the Presidential Proclamation that withdrew land to create Devil's Hole National Monum...

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