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Thompson v. Heineman

The Nebraska Supreme Court upheld state legislation enacted in 2012 that permits major oil pipeline carriers to obtain approval from the governor to exercise the power of eminent domain for building a pipeline—such as the controversial...

Thompson v. Heineman

A district court held that a Nebraska law passed in 2012 to expedite the approval of a new route for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline through the state is unconstitutional. Article IV, §20, of the Nebraska Constitution commits...

Prime Realty Dev., Inc. v. Omaha, City of

The court holds that a city's redesignation under the Nebraska Community Development Law (CDL) of a developer's property as no longer blighted and, thus, not qualified for tax increment financing (TIF) did not violate the developer's...

Bamford v. Upper Republican Natural Resources Dist.

The court upholds a cease and desist order that a state natural resources district issued against a landowner, tenant farmers, and a partnership to prevent them from withdrawing groundwater from their nine wells in excess of their...