Forest Service Ducks Enviro Suit Over Lead Ammunition

Law360, Chicago (July 03, 2013, 2:04 PM ET) -- An Arizona federal judge on Tuesday axed a conservation suit accusing the U.S. Forest Service of failing to regulate the use of the lead ammunition in the Kaibab National Forest that is allegedly harming condors, saying it was unclear whether a ruling against the agency would redress the alleged harm.

U.S. District Judge Stephen M. McNamee granted the federal agency's motion to dismiss with prejudice the suit the Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club and the Grand Canyon Wildlands Council lodged in September under the Resource...
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Case Title

Center for Biological Diversity et al v. United States Forest Service


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3:12-cv-08176

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Arizona

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Environmental Matters

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Stephen M McNamee

Date Filed

September 5, 2012

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