Tags » Preemption

OH Appeals Court Holds that Township was not Preempted from Controlling the Storage of Debris Through its Zoning Laws

This case was an accelerated-calendar appeal from a final order of the Lake County Court of Common Pleas, granting summary judgment in favor of appellee, Leroy Township, on both claims in the underlying civil action. 461 more words

Current Caselaw

...MARYLAND, NO LONGER JUST A STATE AWAY

Filed under: “Are you kidding me?”

This comes from the PAGunBlog – Governor Elect Tom Wolfe (D) just appointed the Superintendent of the Maryland State Police to be the new Pennsylvania State Police Superintendent.  62 more words

Maryland

Foie gras and freedom

Foie gras is a fancy food delicacy, and until a few days ago, it was also an outlaw product in the State of California. A federal judge in Los Angeles–our childhood hometown, by the way–recently issued a… 259 more words

Law

Struggle over Federal Environmental Law Preemption of Public Nuisance Suits Heats Up in Kentucky

Featured Expert Column − Complex Serial and Mass Tort Litigation

by Richard O. Faulk, Hollingsworth LLP*

It’s been a long wait for those who believe the federal Clean Air Act preempts public nuisance claims under state common law. 1,307 more words

Civil Justice & Litigation

Fed. Dist. Court in IL Holds State Regulations Regarding Recovery Homes Preempt Local Building Code

Affordable Recovery Housing (“ARH”) is faith-based, Christian organization that provides housing and recovery services to adult men with alcohol addiction. ARH rents five buildings to run its services. 228 more words

Current Caselaw

Municipalities Repealing Unlawful Ordinances

As many of our viewers are aware, I have sent 6+ page letters to numerous (over 90) municipalities regarding their unlawful firearm ordinances and the looming effective date of Act 192. 589 more words

Firearms Law