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United States v. Hamel

Citation: 7 ELR 20253
No. No. 76-1478, 551 F.2d 107/9 ERC 1932/(6th Cir., 03/10/1977)

The government may properly prosecute willful discharge of gasoline under the criminal provisions of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA). Witnesses noticed defendant activating machinery that pumped 200-300 gallons of gasoline into Lake St. Clair, a navigable waterway....

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