Ninth Circuit Rules Whales Do Not Have Standing to Sue under the Federal Endangered Species Act
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Cetacean Community v. Bush, ___F.3d___
On October 20, 2004, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held that cetaceans such as whales do not have standing to bring suit under the federal Endangered Species Act (ESA), the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) or the Administrative Procedure Act (APA).
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