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In a blow to environmental groups, an appeals court Monday overturned a circuit judge’s ruling that said state lawmakers improperly diverted money that flowed from a 2014 constitutional amendment designed to boost land and water conservation.

Groups Seek To Lift Stay In Conservation Money Case

Sep 20, 2018

Arguing that time “is of the essence,” environmental groups Wednesday requested that a judge lift a stay of a ruling that found state lawmakers did not properly carry out a 2014 constitutional amendment that requires spending on land and water conservation.

New Senate appropriations chairman Rob Bradley wants more of the land acquisition trust fund going to land purchasing and management.