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Ironbound Health Rights Advisory Comm'n v. Diamond Shamrock Chem. Co.

Citation: 17 ELR 20887
No. No. A-2793-85T5, 523 A.2d 250/216 N.J. Super. 166, (N.J. Super. Ct. App. Div., 03/23/1987)

The court holds that the New Jersey Environmental Rights Act does not authorize citizen suits to compel the state to undertake a discretionary function. Rather, the statute enables a citizen to maintain a suit against a person, including the state, who has violated state pollution control laws....

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