Montana High Court Remands Some Teton River Water Rights Issues To Water Court

Mealey's (June 17, 2015, 8:05 AM EDT) -- HELENA, Mont. — The Montana Supreme Court on Oct. 7, 2014, affirmed in part and reversed in part a state Water Court decision in water rights and diversion along the Teton River (Eldorado Co-Op Canal Co., et al., No. DA 13-0709, Mont. Sup.; 2014 Mont. LEXIS 608).

(Opinion available. Document #95-141023-005Z.)

Monte Giese, Steven Kelly and William Reichelt, known as the Lower Teton joint objectors, and intervenor Patrick Saylor appealed an order from the Montana Water Court that amended a water master’s report. They argued that...
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