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Natural Resources Defense Council v. Southwest Marine, Inc.

Citation: 29 ELR 21189
No. No. 96-CV-1492-B(AJB), 39 F. Supp. 2d 1235/48 ERC 1398/(S.D. Cal., 01/28/1999) aff'd

The court holds that environmental groups may seek civil penalties based on allegations of a shipyard's continuing Federal Water Pollution Control Act violations that contribute to specific injuries. The court first holds that Steel Co. v. Citizens for a Better Environment, 118 S. Ct....

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