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United States v. Price

Citation: 33 ELR 20146
No. No. 02-10196, (9th Cir., 12/26/2002)

The court holds that the Double Jeopardy Clause does not bar an individual's federal criminal prosecution for violating the Clean Air Act (CAA) asbestos-removal regulations even though he was previously assessed a civil penalty for the same conduct by a county health district....

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