05 May '11, 5pm

Lawsuit Challenges Constitutionality of Anti-wolf Rider

For Immediate Release, May 5, 2011 Contact: Noah Greenwald, (503) 484-7495 Lawsuit Challenges Constitutionality of Anti-wolf Rider Challenge Says Congress Illegally Lifted Wolf Protections in Northern Rockies, Pacific Northwest MISSOULA, Mont .— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a challenge in federal district court in Missoula, Mont., arguing that a congressional rider requiring removal of Endangered Species Act protections for wolves in the northern Rocky Mountains is unlawful because it violated the separation of powers in the U.S. Constitution. The rider was attached to last month’s must-pass federal budget bill by Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Rep. Mike Simpson (R-Idaho) and marked the first time an animal or plant has been removed from the endangered species list by Congress. “The wolf rider is a clear example of overreaching by Congress that resulted i...

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mnn.com 07 May '11, 12pm

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