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United States v. Jellico Indus., Inc.

Citation: 2 ELR 20002
No. No. 636, 3 ERC 1519/(M.D. Tenn., 11/04/1971)

The United States obtained a preliminary injunction pursuant to the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 prohibiting the defendant coal mine operators from discharging any strip mining run-off into navigable waters and prohibiting them from conducting any surface mining operations in a manner which would disturb abandoned deep mine shafts....

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