Yesterday, the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral argument on NPCC v. Ross from a lawsuit challenging California’s Proposition 12, a law that bans the sale of pork from hogs that don’t meet the state’s production standards.
A U.S. Supreme Court case could limit the reach of the federal government under the Clean Waters Act when it comes to wetland protection.
President Donald J. Trump’s announcement of his intent to nominate Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by Justice Anthony Kennedy is a step in the right direction according to the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association. “President Trump’s nomination of Judge Kavanaugh presents an opportunity to solidify the conservative tilt of the […]
A consumer group has stepped in to support 13 states that are challenging restrictions by California and Massachusetts on what eggs and pork products can be sold in supermarkets. The Center for Consumer Freedom has filed amici curiae, or friend of the court, briefs with the Supreme Court of the United States asserting these restrictions […]
The U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) has agreed to consider whether jurisdiction rests with the federal district or appellate courts over a lawsuit brought by dozens of agricultural organizations, businesses, and municipalities, challenging the EPA’s Clean Water Act rule, also known as Waters of the U.S., or WOTUS. WOTUS, which took effect Aug. 28, 2015, was […]