Jump to Navigation
Jump to Content

Ortega Cabrera v. Bayamon, Municipality of

ELR Citation: ELR 20463
Nos. Nos. 79-1494, -1516, 622 F.2d 4/14 ERC 1961/(1st Cir., 05/28/1980) contempt citation upheld

The First Circuit Court of Appeals upholds a contempt citation and civil fines against the mayor for failing to comply with a cleanup order for a municipal dump. As a result of poor planning in siting the dump, heavy rains caused water and air pollution and property damage....

You must be an ELR subscriber to view the full case summary.

You are not logged in. To access this content: