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Lawsuit Challenges Massive Mine Threatening Florida Panther, Other Imperiled Species, Camp Keais Strand
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- 664 days ago -
Conservation groups filed a lawsuit today against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service seeking to halt a 970-acre limerock and sand mine in Collier County. The Hogan Island Quarry would be adjacent to the Camp Keais Strand
Groups Sue to Stop Trapping in Lynx Areas
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- 931 days ago -
Three conservation groups have sued to stop trapping in Montana lynx habitat.
Victory for Belugas: Judge Kills Alaska's Anti-Whale Lawsuit
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- 1414 days ago -
Chalk up another loss for Alaska's anti-wildlife crowd -- and another important win for the state's wildlife. A federal judge on Monday utterly rejected a lawsuit sparked by former Alaska Gov.
Pro-Horse Slaughter Representative Subject of Fraud, Ethics Inquiry
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- 1748 days ago -
The bill could allow Wallis' slaughter business to sell contaminated horse meat directly to Wyoming consumers without any form of government oversight, testing or inspection. American horses are not raised for food and are typically administered drugs
Three Giant Elephants In The Room: LA Zoo Exhibit To Open
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- 1762 days ago -
A judge has ruled that the L.A. Zoo can move forward with its plan to open a controversial new elephant exhibit scheduled to debut on Dec. 16, reports KTLA. However, the lawsuit to stop the expansion filed by late actor Robert Culp will also move forward
Prof. in 'The Cove' Sues Film Firms, Claiming Editing Arbitrary
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- 1771 days ago -
A professor who appeared in the Oscar-wining U.S. documentary "The Cove" has filed a lawsuit against a film right holder and distributor, claiming that his comments were editted arbitrary and his reputation was thereby damaged.
Woman Sues Shelter for $2 Million Claiming Cat Attacked Her
Offbeat  (tags: woman, suing animal shelter, lawsuit, lawyers, claimed cat attacker her )

- 1782 days ago -
A couple is facing a $2 million lawsuit from a woman who says the cat she got in April from the shelter they ran in Westchester County, New York, viciously attacked her, the New York Daily News reports.
Conservationists Sue RSPB Over Claims Their Study Harmed Birds
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- 1792 days ago -
As committed conservationists, Gordon and Christine Bowker, were proud of the years they had devoted working to help protect rare wild birds.
Sanctuary in Custody Fight Over Elephant
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- 1807 days ago -
A territorial feud that sounds like something out of the African savannah has erupted in rural Tennessee between Carol Buckley, one of the world's leading authorities on elephant rehabilitation, and the sanctuary she co-founded 15 years ago.
Tiger Lover Sues Katy for Wedding Roar
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- 1808 days ago -
A Green activist and founder of an organisation to protect tigers has filed a case against celebrity couple Katy Perry and Russell Brand for flouting wildlife rules during their stay in a luxury resort near Rajasthan's Ranthambhore National Park, famous
Ranchers Lose Case Against BLM
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- 1838 days ago -
It should be noted the BLM did not actually challenge the District Court's decision on appeal. Instead, it was the intervenors, Public Lands Council and the American Farm Bureau Federation, that pursued the appeal - and lost.
Patty Mark and Animal Liberation Victoria Sued By Animal Industry
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- 1850 days ago -
What does it mean when a huge industrial animal factory, with insistence from Australia's largest producer of chicken meat, sue a woman in her 60's and a relatively small animal rights group?
BP Turtle Tragedy - Update 9/1/10
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- 1861 days ago -
ALDF files suit against BP to prevent the burning alive of endangered sea turtles The good news is that as a result of our lawsuit, BP and the U.S. government agreed to work with biologists, animal advocates and the rescue community to ensure that
New Hampshire Family Sues SeaWorld, Claims Child Who Saw Orca Attack Is Traumatized
Offbeat  (tags: sea world, young boy, lawsuit, traumatized, orca, trainers death )

- 1869 days ago -
A New Hampshire family who witnessed the Feb. 24 death of a killer-whale trainer at SeaWorld Orlando has sued the company in state court in Orlando, claiming their child was traumatized by the event.
Alaska Sues Federal Government Over Beluga Whale Population's Endangered Listing
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, beluga whales, lawsuit, Alaska )

- 1946 days ago -
The state of Alaska filed a lawsuit last Friday seeking to overturn the listing of beluga whales in Cook Inlet, home to the Port of Anchorage, as an endangered species

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