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United States v. Parsons

Citation: 19 ELR 21423
No. No. 4:88-cv-75-HLM, 723 F. Supp. 764/30 ERC 1209/(N.D. Ga., 08/09/1989) Punitive damages awarded on reconsideration

On the government's motion for reconsideration, the court holds that six of seven defendants in a cost recovery action under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act are liable for punitive damages under § 107(c)(3) for failure to comply with an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrative order....

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