Hearts Bluff Game Ranch v. United States

Order dismissing lawsuit for failure to state a valid property right


How you characterize the nature of your property right can make the difference between litigating your takings case and dismissal. In Hearts Bluff Game Ranch, the plaintiffs apparently claimed a property right in its intention to sell use of its environmentally sensitive land for mitigation credits. The trial court held that this was not a constitutionally protected property right and dismissed the lawsuit.

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Reference Info:Decision | Federal, Federal Circuit | United States

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