Artist Must Put Off River Project Pending Enviro Challenge

Law360, New York (September 13, 2012, 7:00 PM EDT) -- A Colorado federal judge on Wednesday told the artist Christo that he must hold off on his Arkansas River project until a challenge to the project before the U.S. Interior Board of Land Appeals is resolved, according to a representative for the artist.

However, Christo has also said that he wanted to “postpone the project until all lawsuits are behind him,” Steve Coffin of consulting firm GBSM told Law360.

The suit was launched in February by environmental group Rags Over the Arkansas River Inc. against the...
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Case Information

Case Title

Rags Over the Arkansas River, Inc. v. The Bureau of Land Management et al

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Administrative Procedures Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision


William J. Martinez

Date Filed

February 1, 2012

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