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K.W. Thompson Tool Co. v. United States

ELR Citation: ELR 20729
Nos. No. 87-1536, 836 F.2d 721/27 ERC 1121/(1st Cir., 01/14/1988)

The court holds that the discretionary function exception of the Federal Tort Claims Act applies to a firearms manufacturer's claims that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) improperly issued discharge permits under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) and that EPA breached its duty by initiating a criminal prosecution against t...

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