Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the March 23 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in United States v. Sanchez-Gomez. Howard Wasserman has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in China Agritech Inc. v. Resh. Ronald Mann has our preview.

Home Builders Ass’n of Northern California v. United States Fish and Wildlife Service

Petition for certiorari denied on February 22, 2011

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-605 9th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2010

Issue: Whether, under section 4 of the Endangered Species Act, the government must analyze all of the economic impacts of a “critical habitat” designation (regardless of whether the impacts are co-extensive with, or cumulative of, other causes), or instead only those impacts for which “critical habitat” designation is a “but for” cause.

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