Jump to Navigation
Jump to Content

United States v. Billie

ELR Citation: ELR 20209
Nos. No. 87-8038-Cr-Paine, 667 F. Supp. 1485/(S.D. Fla., 08/24/1987)

The court holds that the Endangered Species Act (ESA) applies to noncommercial hunting of the endangered Florida panther by Indians on the Seminole reservations, and the ESA's prohibition against possession of the endangered Florida panther does not unconstitutionally infringe upon a Seminole Indian's right to free exercise of his religion....

You must be an ELR subscriber to view the full case summary.

You are not logged in. To access this content: