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Weinberger v. Romero-Barcelo

Citation: 12 ELR 20538
No. No. 80-1990, 456 U.S. 305/17 ERC 1217/(U.S., 04/27/1982) Rev'd & remanded

Revising a First Circuit decision, 11 ELR 20391, the Supreme Court holds that the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) does not require that discharges of pollutants to the nation's waters without national pollutant discharge elimination system (NPDES) permits be immediately enjoined since the district courts r...

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