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Federal District Court Allows North Dakota Farmers Union and Dakota Resource Council to Intervene in Corporate Farming Law Challenge

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In a prior post, I discussed the ongoing battle in North Dakota by the North Dakota Farm Bureau challenging the constitutionality of the state’s ban on non-family corporations owning farmland in North Dakota (www.aglaw.umd.edu/blog/ anti-corporate-farming-law-challenged-in-north-dakota). 546 more words

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Preserved Property Owner Does Not Have Standing to Challenge Approved Use by Neighboring Preserved Property Owner

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I have written a few times on how the legal principle of standing can impact your ability to bring a lawsuit. 898 more words

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Court of Appeals Finds State’s Right-to-Farm Law is Unconstitutional As Applied

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All fifty states have some version of a right-to-farm law that provides defenses to agricultural producers for lawsuits they are committing a nuisance in his/her operations. 994 more words

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Ag Law in Review: 2016 Edition

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Although we have started 2017 off, I want to take a look back at some of the big legal developments in the area of agricultural law. 1,299 more words

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Federal Magistrate’s Findings in Beef Check-off Case Could Have Lasting Impacts

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Many of you have heard the slogan “Beef. It’s What’s for Dinner” in advertising to promote the use of beef in a healthy diet. 1,015 more words

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Lack of Standing Impacts States’ Ability to Challenge California’s Egg Law

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As the year draws to an end, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has released opinions on two agricultural law cases. 683 more words

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Hatred’s Long Finger Kills Again

Hatred’s Long Finger Kills Again.

It has happened again. Perhaps, in a way, it has never stopped happening. The calendar year of 2016 has seen 42 innocent people murdered and 550 injured in terrorist attacks in Israel. 392 more words

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