Idaho Supreme Court Affirms Deed Correction To Clarify Lack Of Water Rights

Mealey's (June 17, 2015, 8:05 AM EDT) -- BOISE, Idaho — The Idaho Supreme Court on Sept. 19, 2014, affirmed a lower court’s decision to correct a deed that mistakenly transferred water rights (Jay Brown, et al. v. Augusto Sayoko Mimoto Greenheart, No. 41189, Idaho Sup., Boise, August 2014 Term, 2014 Opinion No. 100, Idaho Sup.; 2014 Ida. LEXIS 259).

(Opinion available. Document #95-141023-023Z.)

In 1988, Jay Brown and Christine Hopson-Brown acquired a 320-acre parcel of land in Elmore County, Idaho. In 2000, the Browns were granted two water rights for the property....
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