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Friday, November 14th, 2014

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

  • The National Park Service's duties in overseeing concessions at Yosemite National Park are discretionary and so the agency should not be held liable for a hantavirus outbreak there in 2012 that killed three and sickened others, the federal government argues in a motion to dismiss the agency

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Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

  • A document entered into a court battle over a backcountry use fee charged at Great Smoky Mountains National Park confirms that a resort outside the park boundaries illegally cleared and maintained a trail inside the park.