United States Fish and Wildlife Service v. Sierra Club, Inc.

ELR Citation: 51 ELR 20036
No(s). 19–547 (U.S. Mar 4, 2021)

The U.S. Supreme Court reversed, 7-2, a circuit court ruling that draft biological opinions were not exempt from a FOIA request related to FWS' and NMFS' consultations with EPA for a proposed rule regarding cooling water intake structures. An environmental group submitted FOIA requests for the recor...