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Ortega Cabrera v. Bayamon, Municipality of

Citation: 10 ELR 20463
No. Nos. 79-1494, -1516, 622 F.2d 4/14 ERC 1961/(1st Cir., 05/28/1980) contempt citation upheld

The First Circuit Court of Appeals upholds a contempt citation and civil fines against the mayor for failing to comply with a cleanup order for a municipal dump. As a result of poor planning in siting the dump, heavy rains caused water and air pollution and property damage....

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