California Appeals Panel Lifts Injunction Against State For Cleaning Culvert
Mealey's (November 4, 2016, 4:33 PM EDT) -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A California appellate panel on Oct. 19 reversed a trial court’s injunction against the California Department of Transportation for removing an unpermitted culvert obstruction placed by a landowner to divert his water onto his ranch (William O. Jamison v. Department of Transportation, No. C074880, Calif. App., 3rd Dist.; 2016 Cal. App. LEXIS 882).
(Opinion available. Document #95-161110-017Z.)
William O. Jamison owns large parcels of land near Sierraville in Sierra County, Calif., commonly called the Alpers Ranch. Jamison grazes cattle on the land for...