Navy Fights To Shield Records In Whale Habitat Suit

Law360, New York (March 1, 2011, 2:59 PM EST) -- The U.S. Navy on Monday challenged a federal judge's order to provide certain records in a Georgia lawsuit over its impending $100 million undersea warfare training range near a habitat for the endangered North Atlantic right whale.

In a filing in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia, the Navy argued that Magistrate Judge James E. Graham's Feb. 14 order granting a motion by environmental groups to compel completion of the administrative record was improper because it included certain implicit findings in favor...
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