Tag: Drakes Bay Oyster Company
A crowd gathers to celebrate and mourn the closing of the oyster company’s last day of retail business.
After U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to hear oyster farm’s appeal, attorneys discuss next steps in case.
Point Reyes oyster farm owner says he’s contemplating legal options after justices refuse to hear case.
It is last hope to remain operational for family that bought business in 2004, took over 40-year lease.
Appeal to Supreme Court last legal option for Point Reyes oyster farm after losing lower-court bid.
Update: The court did not issue a ruling on Friday, said Mary Beth Hutchins of Cause of Action, the public interest group representing Drake’s Bay Oyster Company, and it gave no indication of when the ruling might come. OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) A federal judge will decide whether an historic oyster farm can continue operating in […]
by Laird Harrison and Jon Brooks The owners of an oyster farm at Point Reyes National Seashore are suing to stop the federal government from putting them out of business. Last Thursday, Interior Secretary Kenneth Salazar denied the Lunny family’s request for a 10-year extension of their lease to operate Drakes Bay Oyster Co. on […]