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AG Healey to Sue Trump Administration to Save Endangered Species Act

AG Healey to Sue Trump Administration to Save Endangered Species Act BOSTON — Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey says she intends to sue the Trump administration over new rules that would gut the Endangered Species Act. The lawsuit she announced Monday alleges that the changes are illegal and that the administration failed to review environmental impact and ignored public opinion.

The Endangered Species Act was enacted more than 40 years ago and has since prevented the extinction of 99% of all listed species – including the bald eagle, humpback whale, green sea turtle and whooping crane. …(Read More)

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