A D.C. federal judge has ordered the Fish and Wildlife Service to move faster on its decision as to whether the long-eared bat should be listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act, saying the agency must issue a decision within 18 months of the completion of the Species Status Assessment.

[To accompany Federal Case Law Update "Judge Says Fish and Wildlife Service Must Speed Up Decision on Bat Protections" from Brooks Animal Law Digest Issue No. 75.]

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