Cetacean Community v. Bush

Cetacean Community v. Bush

Court Documents
Opinion of the Court

386 F.3d 1169

The CETACEAN COMMUNITY, Plaintiff-Appellant


George W. BUSH, President of the United States of America; Donald H. Rumsfeld, United States of America Secretary of Defense,Defendants-Appellees

No. 03-15866

United States Court of Appeals,
Ninth Circuit.

Argued and Submitted Feb. 12, 2004

Filed Oct. 20, 2004

Lanny Sinkin (argued), Hilo, Hawaii, for the appellant.

Ann D. Navaro, Kristen L. Gustafson, Kathryn E. Kovacs (argued), United States Department of Justice, Environmental and Natural Resources Division, Washington, D.C., for the appellees.

Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii; David A. Ezra, Chief District Judge, Presiding. D.C. No. CV-02-00599-DAE/ BMK.

Before: HUG, ALARCÓN, and W. FLETCHER, Circuit Judges.