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Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Attack on Endangered Species Act

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Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Attack on Endangered Species Act

Environmental Groups Head to Court Over Trump-Bernhardt’s Extinction Plan

By Center for Biological Diversity
Censored News
August 21, 2019

WASHINGTON— Environmental and animal protection groups today sued the Trump administration over its new regulations that dramatically weaken the Endangered Species Act.

Earthjustice filed the lawsuit on behalf of Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife, Sierra Club, Natural Resources Defense Council, National Parks Conservation Association, WildEarth Guardians, and the Humane Society of the United States.