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Chesapeake Bay Found. v. Gwaltney of Smithfield, Ltd.

ELR Citation: ELR 21275
Nos. No. 84-0366-R, 688 F. Supp. 1078/27 ERC 2230/(E.D. Va., 07/18/1988) Penalty reinstated on remand

On remand from the Fourth Circuit, the court reinstates its civil penalty of almost $1.3 million for violations of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA). The court holds that it properly had jurisdiction when the FWPCA §505 citizen suit was filed....

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