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Boothbay, Town of v. Getty Oil Co.

Citation: 30 ELR 20164
No. No. 99-1046, 201 F.3d 429/(1st Cir., 10/21/1999)

The court holds that under Maine law, the doctrine of res judicata bars a town from suing a gasoline company for environmental damage affecting the town's water supply insofar as the state previously litigated and settled claims against the same company for the same environmental damage....

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