TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on May 20, 2019
Lawyers for Tennessee and Mississippi were to begin presenting evidence today in a court hearing related to a water rights dispute between the two states, the Associated Press reports. The Nashville hearing is part of a 2014 lawsuit from the U.S. Supreme Court. The original complaint alleges Tennessee wass unlawfully pumping high-quality water from the Mississippi portion of the Memphis Sand Aquifer for use by Memphis residents.