United States v. Louisiana
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394 U.S. 836 (1960)
U.S. Supreme Court
United States v. Louisiana, 394 U.S. 836 (1969)
United States v. Louisiana (Texas Boundary Case)
No. 9, Orig.
Decided May 31, 1960, December 4, 1967, and March 3, 1969
Decree Entered December 12, 1960
Supplemental Decree Entered May 5, 1969
394 U.S. 836
Decree reported: 364 U. S. 364 U.S. 502.
For the purpose of giving effect to the conclusions of this Court as stated in its opinions announced December 4, 1967, and March 3, 1969, supplementing the decree entered herein on December 12, 1960, it is ordered, adjudged and decreed as follows:
1. As against the State of Texas, the United States is entitled to --
(a) All the lands, minerals and other natural resources underlying the Gulf of Mexico that are more than three marine leagues gulfward from the present or future coastline as referred to in § 2(c) of the Submerged Lands Act, 67 Stat. 29, 43 U.S.C. § 1301(c); and
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