Fred Grimm: Florida’s legal fees flow like a mighty river

Posted by Mike Confino, November 14, 2014

Chattahoochee

After 24 years of unending, uncompromising water wars, Florida versus Georgia, one lawsuit after another, the flow has built to a mighty torrent.

Of legal fees, that is.

Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court set off yet another litigation bonanza, agreeing to consider Florida’s claim that Georgia has been pilfering so much water out of the Chattahoochee River on behalf of the sprawling Atlanta metropolitan region that the downstream effect has ravaged Florida’s Apalachicola Bay.

via Fred Grimm: Florida’s legal fees flow like a mighty river | The Miami Herald.

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