U.S. Supreme Court Defers Remedies Phase Of Suit Between Montana And Wyoming

(October 5, 2015, 2:40 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 5 granted a motion by Montana to defer for three months the remedies phase of its water lawsuit against Wyoming and the parties’ exceptions to a special master’s second interim report (State of Montana v. State of Wyoming, et al., No. 137, Original, U.S. Sup.).

The high court told the parties to submit a joint status report by Dec. 31.

On Sept. 2, Montana asked Special Master Barton H. “Buzz” Thompson Jr. of the Stanford University Law...
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