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Exxon V. Fischer: Thresher Sharks Protect The Coastal Zone, Edward A. Fitzgerald Sep 2012

Exxon V. Fischer: Thresher Sharks Protect The Coastal Zone, Edward A. Fitzgerald

Edward A. Fitzgerald

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New South Walves V. Commonwealth: The Australian Tidelands Controversy, Edward A. Fitzgerald Sep 2012

New South Walves V. Commonwealth: The Australian Tidelands Controversy, Edward A. Fitzgerald

Edward A. Fitzgerald

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Dysfunctional Downlisting Defeated: Defenders Of Wildlife V. Secretary, U.S. Department Of The Interior, Edward A. Fitzgerald Sep 2012

Dysfunctional Downlisting Defeated: Defenders Of Wildlife V. Secretary, U.S. Department Of The Interior, Edward A. Fitzgerald

Edward A. Fitzgerald

In 2003, the United States Department of the Interior (DOI) established three distinct population segments (DPSs) for the gray wolf, which encompassed its entire historic range. In addition, DOI downlisted the gray wolf from an endangered to threatened species in the Eastern and Western DPSs, despite the wolf’s continued absence from ninety-five percent of its historic range. The U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon properly invalidated DOI’s dysfunctional downlisting of the gray wolf. DOI’s interpretation of “significant portion of its range” was inconsistent with the text, intent, and purposes of the Endangered Species Act ...


The Waste War: Oregon Waste Systems, Inc. V. Department Of Environmental Quality , Edward A. Fitzgerald Sep 2012

The Waste War: Oregon Waste Systems, Inc. V. Department Of Environmental Quality , Edward A. Fitzgerald

Edward A. Fitzgerald

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