Environmental Law Jurisprudence and Associate Justice Antonin Scalia's Legacy
Trends (ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Newsletter), May/June 2016
4 Pages Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last revised: 10 May 2016
Date Written: April 19, 2016
Associate Justice Antonin Scalia left a long and indelible jurisprudential shadow on environmental law. Over his nearly 30 years on the bench, the former professor of administrative law shaped — sometimes single-handedly — a multitude of areas that serve as stock-and-trade of environmental, energy, and natural resources lawyering across the nation. This article focuses on standing, takings, and deference to environmental agency rulemaking.
Keywords: environmental law, constitutional law, Antonin Scalia, natural resources law, energy law
JEL Classification: K23, K32
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