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Loggerhead Turtle v. County Council of Volusia County, Fla.

Citation: 33 ELR 20057
No. No. 00-12164, 307 F.3d 1318/(11th Cir., 09/30/2002) Award of attorneys fees aff'd

The court holds that the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Buckhannon Board & Care Home, Inc. v. West Virginia Department of Health & Human Resources, 532 U.S. 598 (2001), did not prohibit the use of the catalyst test as a basis for awarding attorney fees and costs under the Endangered Species Act (ESA)....

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