Committee for Humane Legislation v. Richardson

ELR Citation: ELR 20661
No(s). 76-1479 (D.C. Cir. Aug 6, 1976)

The court of appeals affirms a district court decision holding that National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) issuance of a general permit for taking porpoise incidental to tuna fishing operations did not comply with the Marine Mammal Protection Act, but stays the lower court's order, which halted fi...