Committee for Humane Legislation v. Richardson

ELR Citation: ELR 20500
No(s). 74-1465 (D.D.C. May 11, 1976)

Fourteen plaintiffs and intervenors sue under the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) for a declaratory judgment and injunction against taking of porpoise incidental to tuna fishing. Defendant-intervenor American Tunaboat Association (ATA) is the holder of a general permit issued by defendant Nation...