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State v. Seaman

Citation: 2 ELR 20273
No. No. C-630-71, (N.J. Super. Ct., 04/25/1972)

Defendants are permanently enjoined from developing tidelands contiguous to their property, and are ordered to purchase the right otherwise to use these lands from the state. They are also ordered to pay damages equal to a rental of the state property they have been using, to restore the natural high water line at those points where it has been obliterated by their development and to pay punitive damages for their willful disregard to state law for the protection of the coastlands.

Counsel for Plaintiff
Malcolm S. Zlotkin Deputy Attorney General
State House Annex
Trenton, New Jersey 08625

Counsel for Defendants
James G. Henry
Brick Town, New Jersey