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Pennsylvania v. Union Gas Co.

Citation: 19 ELR 20974
No. No. 87-1241, 491 U.S. 1/29 ERC 1657/(U.S., 06/15/1989) Aff'd

The Supreme Court rules that states may be sued for money damages under Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) § 107, and that this is a proper exercise of congressional authority under the Constitution's Commerce Clause....

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