5th Circ. Weighs 'Binding Authority' Of Gulf Fishery Council

By Spencer Brewer (June 24, 2024, 8:05 PM EDT) -- A Fifth Circuit panel on Monday pushed back against the government's assertion that members of a council tasked with regulating fishing in federal waters do not count as federal officers, saying the council's ability to limit changes to federal rules "sounds like a legally binding authority."...

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