Center for Property Rights

10/21/04 – S-9 Lawsu⁠i⁠⁠t⁠’s Damage Could R⁠i⁠val Tha⁠t⁠ from Th⁠i⁠s Year’s S⁠t⁠orms

By: The James Madison Institute / October 21, 2004

The James Madison Institute

Center for Property Rights

October 21, 2004

by Patrick Cox

Hurricane Charley had not yet formed when I sat down to write about the threat posed to the Everglades and Florida taxpayers by the litigation known as the “S-9” lawsuit. Now that I’ve seen first-hand the damage wrought by this year’s storms, the subject has taken on personal significance – and a new timeliness.