Drakes Bay Oyster Company Appeal Filings

As of May 24, 2013, Cause of Action no longer represents Drakes Bay Oyster Company, the Lunny family, or Dr. Corey Goodman and will be withdrawing as counsel from the litigation. Filed 2/06/13: Appeal  Exhibit 1 Exhibit 2 Exhibit 3 Filed 2/07/2013 Motion for Expedited Ruling Support for Expedited Ruling […]

FOIA to PBS for footage of interviews on Drakes Bay Oyster Company

On May 22, 2013, Cause of Action withdrew its FOIA request to PBS that was previously posted here.

CoA Argues in 9th Circuit to Help Save Drakes Bay Oyster Farm

Drake’s Bay Oyster Farm Fights to Stay Open The future of the company is now in the hands of three judges By Joe Rosato Jr. |  Tuesday, May 14, 2013  |  Updated 7:25 PM PDT The owners of Drake’s Bay Oyster Company on Tuesday asked a Federal Appeals Court to grant […]

CoA Finds More Evidence in USGS Documents that Interior Sec.Was Misinformed in Decision to Deny DBOC Permit

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Cause of Action Statement on Senate’s confirmation of Sally Jewell for Secretary of the Interior

Cause of Action on the Senate’s Confirmation of Sally Jewell for Secretary of the Interior Yesterday, the Senate voted to confirm the nomination of Sally Jewell for Secretary of the Interior. Executive Director Dan Epstein: “As the new Secretary of the Interior, we expect Sally Jewell to bring the accountability, […]

New York Times: Oyster Farm Caught Up in Pipeline Politics

Oyster Farm Caught Up in Pipeline Politics By NORIMITSU ONISHI POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE, Calif. — Seen from a nearby hilltop, the Drakes Bay Oyster Company is a cluster of shacks with faded white walls. One patched roof appears at risk of being blown away by the next Pacific squall. A dozen workers […]

Leading the Way in Scientific Misconduct

The Department of the Interior recently proclaimed in a blog that the agency is “Leading the Way in Scientific Integrity.” “The Department of the Interior (DOI) has a unique role as one of the United States Government’s leading creators and consumers of scientific data and research. Ensuring the integrity of […]