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Atlantic States Legal Found. v. Pan Am. Tanning Corp.

Citation: 23 ELR 20506
No. No. 90-CV-899, 807 F. Supp. 230/35 ERC 1486/(N.D.N.Y., 05/27/1992)

The court holds moot a citizen suit under §505 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) against a tannery operator for alleged discharges of industrial wastewater into a New York State sewer system in violation of the FWPCA and state law. Applying dicta from the U.S. Supreme Court's holding in Gwaltney of Smithfield, Ltd. v....

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