Land use lawsuit http://kplu.org en U.S. Supreme Court: Idaho couple can take EPA to court http://kplu.org/post/us-supreme-court-idaho-couple-can-take-epa-court <p>A north Idaho couple is still a long way from breaking ground. But Mike and Chantell Sackett have won the right to go to court over their property in Priest Lake, Idaho.</p><p>The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that the Sacketts can challenge a decision by federal regulators that their lot is in a protected wetland. The ruling was relatively narrow.</p><p> Thu, 22 Mar 2012 00:00:37 +0000 Colin Fogarty 4513 at http://kplu.org U.S. Supreme Court: Idaho couple can take EPA to court Idaho couple heads to Supreme Court over wetlands battle http://kplu.org/post/idaho-couple-heads-supreme-court-over-wetlands-battle <p>A north Idaho couple is in the chambers of the U.S. Supreme Court Monday for a case that could affect environmental regulation across the country.</p><p>The nine justices are hearing oral arguments in a case Mike and Chantell Sackett brought against the EPA over the couple&rsquo;s still un-built home.</p><p> Sat, 07 Jan 2012 00:51:20 +0000 Jessica Robinson 3635 at http://kplu.org Idaho couple heads to Supreme Court over wetlands battle Commissioner says all trust lands at risk in PUD/McKenna case http://kplu.org/post/commissioner-says-all-trust-lands-risk-pudmckenna-case <p>OLYMPIA, Wash. - Washington&#39;s Lands Commissioner, Peter Goldmark, says his fight with Okanogan County over a power transmission line has implications for all state trust lands. The Supreme Court last week ordered Attorney General Rob McKenna&#39;s office to represent Goldmark in his court appeal to block new power lines.</p><p> Tue, 06 Sep 2011 03:40:11 +0000 Austin Jenkins 2545 at http://kplu.org