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Maine Audubon Soc'y v. Purslow

ELR Citation: ELR 20562
Nos. No. 87-0297-B, 672 F. Supp. 528/26 ERC 2077/(D. Me., 10/09/1987) Motion to dismiss granted

The court rules that the Endangered Species Act's (ESA's) 60-day notice requirement for citizen suits is jurisdictional and applies to emergency actions. The First Circuit's strict reading of the 60-day notice requirements in other environmental statutes applies to the ESA's virtually identical notice provision....

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