Public Trust Doctrine; Standing

One always contentious issue in environmental lawsuits is the question of standing. In a New Jersey lawsuit to invalidate the City of Scranton’s agreement to sell public land to a private concern, an appellate court found that a suit under the public trust doctrine conferred standing on individual citizens who wanted to unwind the sale.

One Response to Public Trust Doctrine; Standing

  1. Chris Moran says:

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    Chris Moran

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