Legal Bytes – Special Environmental Law Edition

Supreme Ct explains state’s duties under Environmental Rights Amendment, Sect 27, Pennsylvania Environmental Defense Foundation v. Comm. of PA, June 20, 2017

Royalties from gas from state forests, parks must be held by PA as corpus of trust under Sect 27, Pennsylvania Environmental Defense Foundation v. Comm. of PA, June 20, 2017

Royalties from gas under state forests, parks must be devoted to conservation of public natural resources, Pennsylvania Environmental Defense Foundation v. Comm. of PA, June 20, 2017

Public trust provisions of Sect 27, PA Constitution are self-executing, Pennsylvania Environmental Defense Foundation v. Comm. of PA, June 20, 2017

Legislative diversion of Oil & Gas Lease Funds to non-trust purposes w/o exercise of fiduciary duties unconstitutional, Pennsylvania Environmental Defense Foundation v. Comm. of PA, June 20, 2017

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