Judge OKs Modification To Angle Decree; Objector’s Arguments Nonresponsive

(February 26, 2016, 2:55 PM EST) -- SACRAMENTO — A California federal judge on Feb. 24 approved an amendment to the so-called Angle Decree for federal water rights in the Stoney Creek basin and rejected as nonresponsive an objection by an attorney (United States of America v. H.S. Angle, et al., No. 80-583, E.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 22733).

(Angle opinion available. Document #95-160310-018Z.)

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation filed a motion in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California to amend the Angle Decree. Reclamation sought to modify...
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