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Pennsylvania Envtl. Defense Found. v. Mazurkiewicz

Citation: 19 ELR 21445
No. No. 88-0931, 712 F. Supp. 1184/30 ERC 1480/(M.D. Pa., 03/28/1989)

The court holds that the Eleventh Amendment does not bar a citizen suit under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWCPA) against prison officials for alleged violations of the prison's National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit, even if the prison officials lacked authority to make capital improvements to the prison's se...

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