Colorado Supreme Court Won’t Adopt Rule Allowing Water Right Relitigation

Mealey's (June 17, 2015, 12:29 PM EDT) -- DENVER — The Colorado Supreme Court on Feb. 9 declined to require that changes to water rights requires “requantification” of water used but said state water engineers can raise the issue of unused rights in the state’s water courts (Concerning the Application for Water Rights of Sedalia Water and Sanitation District in Douglas County, et al., Dick Wolfe, P.E., et al. v. Sedalia Water and Sanitation District, et al., No. 14SA12, Colo. Sup.; 2015 Colo. LEXIS 71).

(Opinion available. Document #95-150212-021Z.)

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