Aransas Project v. Shaw

ELR Citation: 44 ELR 20269
No(s). 13-40317 (5th Cir. Dec 15, 2014)

The Fifth Circuit denied a motion to rehear its earlier decision that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) did not cause the unlawful take of endangered whooping cranes in the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge in violation of ESA Ā§9. All but 4 of the 15 circuit court judges voted aga...