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Violet v. Picillo

Citation: 16 ELR 20331
No. No. 83-0787P, 613 F. Supp. 1563/23 ERC 1188/(D.R.I., 08/01/1985) On defendants' motions to dismiss

The court holds that the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) does not allow it to assert personal jurisdiction over non-resident defendants whose hazardous wastes eventually ended up at a disposal site in Rhode Island, but that it may do so under Rhode Island law and the Constitution....

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