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United States v. Charles George Trucking Co.

Citation: 17 ELR 21152
No. No. 87-1039, 823 F.2d 685/26 ERC 1286/(1st Cir., 07/13/1987) Decision against parents aff'd

The court holds that failure to answer the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) information requests under Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) § 3007(a) may subject a defendant to the imposition of civil penalities pursuant to RCRA § 3008(g), and neither the Fourth nor Fifth Amendment precludes the imposition of penaltie...

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