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Committee for the Consideration of the Jones Falls Sewage Sys. v. Train

Citation: 6 ELR 20703
No. No. 74-2076, 539 F.2d 1006/9 ERC 1212/(4th Cir., 07/16/1976)

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, sitting en banc, holds five to three that the federal common law of nuisance does not authorize a suit by private citizens to enjoin intrastate stream pollution. The doctrine of Illinois v....

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