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Arkansas Game & Fish Commission v. United States

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11-597 Fed. Cir. Oct 3, 2012
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Dec 4, 2012 8-0 Ginsburg OT 2012
 
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Holding: Recurrent flooding that is induced by the government and temporary in duration is not automatically exempt from liability under the Takings Clause. (Kagan, J., recused.)

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Judgment: Reversed and remanded, 8-0, in an opinion by Justice Ginsburg on December 4, 2012.

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Holding: Recurrent flooding that is induced by the government and temporary in duration is not automatically exempt from liability under the Takings Clause. (Kagan, J., recused.)   JudgmentReversed and remanded, 8-0, in an opinion by Justice Ginsburg on December 4, 2012.
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