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Rancho Viejo, Ltd. Liab. Corp. v. Norton

Citation: 33 ELR 20163
No. No. 01-5373, (D.C. Cir., 04/01/2003) Aff'd

The court holds that application of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) to a commercial housing development that threatened the continued existence of the arroyo southwestern toad, an endangered species, was a constitutional exercise of federal authority under the U.S. Commerce Clause....

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