Sunday, April 27, 2014
Federal Land, federal water, marijuana
Perhaps you heard about the cause celeb rancher in Nevada who had a problem with federal grazing rights after an endangered tortoise caused changes in the rights. (And then stepped all over his cause with his horrifying remarks.)
Out here it is time for the 'other side' to complain about federal land rights. Some farmers, who use irrigation water for their crops, are finding that federal water may be restricted because marijuana is still illegal in the federal sense.
What a tangled mess we weave.
Full story here