01 Jul '11, 11pm

Federal Judge Emmet Sullivan on Thursday upheld the listing of the polar bear as a threatened species under the Endanger

Federal Judge Emmet Sullivan on Thursday upheld the listing of the polar bear as a threatened species under the Endanger

Federal Judge Emmet Sullivan on Thursday upheld the listing of the polar bear as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act. Environmental groups had sued to change the listing to endangered, which would lead to much more restrictive protection measures. The State of Alaska and industry groups represented by the Pacific Legal Foundation had sued to de-list the polar bear. The decision to uphold the Interior Department decision made during the George W. Bush administration does not stop the litigation underway to overturn a separate ruling made by then-Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne and upheld by the current Secretary, Ken Salazar, that the threatened listing should not be used to force reductions in greenhouse gas emissions (which allegedly cause global warming which allegedly threatens the sea ice that polar bears depend on for hunting seals), but should be...

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enn.com 02 Jul '11, 9am

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nrdc.org 01 Jul '11, 1am

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ecorazzi.com 01 Jul '11, 1am

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care2.com 02 Jul '11, 3pm

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care2.com 02 Jul '11, 7pm

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treehugger.com 03 Jul '11, 7pm

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anilnetto.com 30 Jun '11, 4am

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