U.S. High Court Asks For Federal Response In Grazing Permit Case

(June 30, 2016, 10:30 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court on June 17 requested that the United States respond to a petition for a writ of certiorari in a case involving a ranch’s water rights and grazing permits on nearby federal lands (Estate of E. Wayne Hage, et al. v. United States, No. 15-1295, U.S. Sup.).

In an April 14 petition, the estate of E. Wayne Hage argues that the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals erred in its January ruling that the estate must obtain permits to graze...
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