Public Water Access Upheld in Great Lakes in Key Court Victory

Great Lakes

We came across some great news on the wire yesterday out of Detroit.

U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear Great Lakes beach access case

A couple sued in Indiana to restrict the public from accessing any land abutting Lake Michigan. As you can imagine, that would suck.

According the the Detroit Press Press article written by Keith Matheny, An Indiana Circuit Court, appellate court and state Supreme Court all upheld the public’s right to access.

“In doing so, Indiana has claimed title to a huge swathe of scenic and valuable real estate that private landowners had thought was theirs.”

Read the full story here