Interstate Water Dispute

Interstate Water Dispute

John Draper served as Counsel of Record in the United States Supreme Court for the State of Kansas in Kansas v. Colorado, No. 137 Original, a suit to enforce the Arkansas River Compact.  Mr. Draper guided the litigation through 270 days of trial before a Special Master.  In that capacity, he argued before the Supreme Court on three occasions.  Kansas prevailed in the litigation, and was awarded $35 million in damages, as well as the entry of an injunction.