Page 1 of 1 [ 1 post ] 
Post subject: Prairie dog rules exceed federal powers
Post Posted: Fri Nov 07, 2014 2:36 pm
This is a case I have been watching for a while. It has some significant ramifications to the Commerce and Necessary and Proper Clauses as well as the Endangered Species Act.

In a ruling issued Tuesday, U.S District Judge Dee Benson struck down the regulations that prevent the capture, killing or “takes” of the Utah prairie dog.

Ruling that the federal government could not prove the animal “has a substantial effect on interstate commerce” Benson rejected the U.S. Fish and Wildlife’s argument for protecting the “threatened” rodent.

Calling it a landmark case, PETPO’s attorney Matt Munson said Benson’s ruling has the potential to have a ripple effect.

Read on: ... /18632533/

Proud Member of the NRA, Crossbow Nation, Buckeye Firearms Association, Ohio Freedom Alliance

So! This is how liberty dies...With thunderous applause.
Site Admin
User avatar
Joined: Tue May 19, 2009 2:46 pm
Posts: 3243
Location: Newark, OH
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
 Page 1 of 1 [ 1 post ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 12 guests

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum
Search for:
Jump to: