9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

Court Says Yellowstone Grizzlies Still Threatened
A federal appeals court says the decline of a food source for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone region is sufficient reason to keep the animals protected under the Endangered Species Act.
Tuesday's ruling from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals blocks the federal government's effort to li…
Appeals Court Refuses To Stop Idaho Execution
A federal appeals court is refusing to stop the scheduled execution of Idaho inmate Paul Ezra Rhoades.
The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday denied Rhoades' plea to halt his lethal injection scheduled for Friday...
Idaho And Montana State Wolf Hunts Head To Court
Wildlife advocates are due in federal court Tuesday seeking an injunction to stop gray wolf hunts already well under way in the Northern Rockies.
Federal biologists say the wolf population is healthy enough to support the hunts in Idaho and Montana...