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United States v. Marathon Dev. Corp.

Citation: 19 ELR 20683
No. No. 88-1619, 867 F.2d 96/29 ERC 1145/(1st Cir., 02/08/1989)

The court holds that states have the authority to enforce their own more stringent water quality standards by denying certification under § 401 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) for a general permit, and that the Army Corps of Engineers' headwaters nationwide permit is not applicable in Massachusetts....

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