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October 27, 2017

Florida's Second District Court of Appeal recently affirmed, per curiam, a lower court ruling that Hendry County did not violate Florida's Sunshine Law.  Concerned neighbors brought suit praying for injunctive relief and a declaratory judgment that the County had held...

June 26, 2017

A New York intermediate court has denied the Nonhuman Rights Project's petition for writ of habeas corpus, in which it sought the release of two chimpanzees.  The Project had sought to establish that the chimps were legal persons and entitled to immediate release.  The...

April 25, 2017

The Circuit Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, one of the more influential circuit courts of appeal partly because of its role in regulatory review, has ruled that under the Lacey Act the Fish and Wildlife Service does not have the authority to regulate interstate...

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