State Supreme Court Hears Argument in Cornelius v. Ecology

Published May 28, 2013

On May 23, 2013, the Washington Supreme Court heard oral argument in Cornelius v. Ecology, et al., a case involving changes in well locations for water rights held by Washington State University to enable consolidation of groundwater wells serving the WSU Pullman campus.  Mr. Cornelius’ numerous challenges to WSU’s water right changes were previously rejected by the Pollution Control Hearings Board and the Whitman County Superior Court.

Tupper Mack Wells attorney Sarah Mack argued on behalf of Washington State University.  For more information, contact Sarah Mack at

  • To view the Supreme Court argument on TVW, click here.