Tag:land rights

The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Turns 175

At the 175th anniversary of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, Law Week takes a look back at the agreement’s impacts on both Mexico and the U.S.

Ballard Spahr Attorney Takes on Historic Pro Bono Case

In the latest development in a 40-year-old lawsuit, Ballard Spahr partner Sarah Wallace led a team of pro bono attorneys in an effort to secure the rights of Costilla County landowners to access the Cielo Vista Ranch.

Landowners Seek to Safeguard Access to Cielo Vista Ranch

San Luis Valley residents say Cielo Vista Ranch employees have harassed them and are asking a judge to safeguard their access rights.