View Full Version : Was the court correct?

21-12-2004, 11:36 AM
In October, the federal appeals court in San Francisco dismissed a lawsuit against the Navy, filed in the name of Marine Mammals, claiming that military naval sonar disrupted their underwater communication of sea mammals; the Court sruled that federal environmental laws can be challenged only by people (or legal entities), not whales!! :rolleyes:

[The Australian, 10-28-04] [San Francisco Chronicle-AP, 10-20-04]