Real ID Creates Dilemmas for Border Wildlife Refuges

Tucson Weekly | April 10, 2008
The Real ID Act grants Homeland Security leeway to ignore the National Environmental Policy Act, the Endangered Species Act and other critical regulations when building roads and barriers along the Mexican border. Real ID also prohibits any judicial review, making lawsuits against habitat-destructive projects almost pointless.

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