Docket No.: 03-101 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Nov 3 2003
Argued: March 29, 2004
Decided: June 14, 2004
Administrative Procedure, or Administrative Orders Review, Economic Activity, Judicial Power, Judicial Review, Natural Resources, Administrative Procedure, Bureau of Land Management, EPA, Eighth Amendment, Natural Resources, Section 1983, abuse of discretion, habeas, habeas corpus, judicial review, preliminary injunction, separation of powers
PartyNames: Gale Norton, Secretary of the Interior, et al. v. Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, et al.
Petitioner: Gale Norton, Secretary of the Interior, et al.
Respondent: Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, et al.
Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Citation: CA 10, 301 F.3d 1217. QUESTION PRESENTED: Whether the authority of the federal courts under the AdministrativeProcedure Act, 5 U.S.C. 706(1), to "compel agency action unlawfully withheld or unreasonably delayed" extends to review of the adequacy of an agency'songoing management of public lands un der general statutory standards and its own land use plans. CERT. GRANTED: 11/3/03
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