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United States v. Alexander

Citation: 23 ELR 20791
No. No. 92-7038, 981 F.2d 250/37 ERC 1149/(5th Cir., 01/21/1993) Rule 11 sanctions vacated, remanded

The court holds that the district court abused its discretion by imposing sanctions under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 11 against a party that was responsible for the cleanup of hazardous waste and had filed a cross-claim for contribution and indemnity against defendants, including those who had settled with the government four years earlier....

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