Earth Island Inst. v. Hogarth

ELR Citation: ELR 20093
No(s). 04-17018 (9th Cir. Apr 27, 2007)

The Ninth Circuit held that yellowfin tuna caught by encircling dolphins with purse-seine nets may not be labeled "dolphin-safe." Environmental groups challenged the Secretary of Commerce's finding that tuna caught with purse-seine nets does not have an adverse impact on dolphin populations. But the...