Professor Melissa Scanlan's Work Cited by Supreme Court
July 22, 2013
Law Review Articles Cited in Court Decision
Two articles written by Professor Melissa Scanlan, Director of the Environmental Law Center, were cited by the Supreme Court of Wisconsin in an important natural resources decision (attached here) issued in July 2013.
Cited by the majority:
Melissa K. Scanlan, Implementing the Public Trust Doctrine: A Lakeside View into the Trustees' World, 39 ECOLOGY L.Q. 123, 138 (2012)
Cited by both the majority and the dissent:
Melissa K. Scanlan, The Evolution of the Public Trust Doctrine and the Degradation of Trust Resources: Courts, Trustees and Political Power in Wisconsin, 27 ECOLOGY L.Q. 135 (2000)