Corps Of Engineers Appeals Hold On Dock Permit

Law360, New York (October 12, 2009, 12:21 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has appealed a federal court ruling that put a hold on a permit issued by the Corps to build a barge loading dock on a protected section of Puget Sound.

The Corps filed its notice of appeal Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington.

On Aug. 13, Judge Ricardo S. Martinez of the Western District of Washington ruled that the Corps, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service violated...
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