Jump to Navigation
Jump to Content

Kitlutsisti v. ARCO Alaska, Inc.

Citation: 14 ELR 20691
No. No. A82-254 CIV, (D. Alaska, 07/24/1984) Preliminary order issued

The court holds that defendant offshore oil drillers are vulnerable to a Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) citizen suit for discharges without a permit despite the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) decision not to prosecute the 1982 violations and EPA's opinion that an expiring general permit would continue to authorize the 198...

You must be an ELR subscriber to view the full case summary.