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Conner v. Aerovox, Inc.

ELR Citation: ELR 20370
Nos. No. 83-1169, 730 F.2d 835/20 ERC 1877/(1st Cir., 03/28/1984)

The court rules that the Federal Water Polluton Control Act (FWPCA) and the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act (MPRSA), preempt maritime tort actions for damages resulting from polychlorinated biphenyl pollution of coastal waters. In Milwaukee v....

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