Court Dashes Development Waiver Hopes
Court dashes development waiver hopes
The appeals court ruling affects owners of 571 pieces of property and about 60,000 acres in valley
July 21, 2010
By Damian Mann
A federal court ruling Tuesday dashed the hopes of owners of 571 Jackson County properties who received waivers to develop land under Oregon's Measure 37.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a lower court decision and found that there was never any contract between Jackson County and property owners who received Measure 37 waivers. . .