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Cooley v. United States

Citation: 30 ELR 20543
No. No. 93-413L, 46 Fed. Cl. 538/(Fed. Cl., 04/28/2000)

The court holds that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' denial of landowners' Clean Water Act §404 permit application effected a permanent taking of their property in violation of the Fifth Amendment. The court first holds that the landowners' claim is ripe....

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