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Court halts fees for use of Forest Service land
« on: February 11, 2012, 04:08:50 am »
Howard Fischer and Tony Davis Capitol Media Services Arizona Daily Star | Posted: Friday, February 10, 2012 12:00


A federal appeals court on Thursday slapped down the U.S. Forest Service for charging fees for those who park and hike in the Catalina Mountains.

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling, if not successfully appealed, could bring an end to a fee system that has stoked controversy even as it has paid for improvements to national forests not just on Mount Lemmon but around the country.

For the full report...
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/court-halts-fees-for-use-of-forest-service-land/article_9c577933-19b3-5656-840e-3237c5ffda01.html
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