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United States v. Tex-Tow, Inc.

Citation: 9 ELR 20006
No. No. 78-1656, 589 F.2d 1310/12 ERC 1593/(7th Cir., 12/22/1978)

The Seventh Circuit upholds the Coast Guard's imposition of a $350 civil penalty under § 311(b)(6) of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act on the owner of a barge from which oil was spilled into navigable waters because of the act or omission of a third party....

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