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District Court In California Denies Defendant’s Motion To Dismiss CWA Citizen Suit

In Coastal Envtl. Rights Found. v. Am. Recycling Int’l, Inc., 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 202649 (SD CA, December 8, 2017), the District Court denied defendant’s Motion to Dismiss plaintiff’s claims brought under the citizen suit provision of the C… Read More

District Court In Alabama Dismisses CWA Citizen Suit Claims Where 60-Day Notice Letter Fails To Identify Correct Date Of Alleged Violation

In Black Warrior Riverkeeper, Inc. v. Metro Recycling, Inc., 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 207011 (ND AL, December 18, 2017), the District Court granted defendant’s Motion to Dismiss plaintiffs’ claims brought under the citizen suit provisions of the C… Read More

Ninth Circuit Holds Wood Preservative from Utility Poles Discharged into the Environment does not Violate the Clean Water Act or RCRA

In Ecological Rights Foundation v. Pacific Gas and Electric Company, 713 F.3d 502 (9th Cir. April 3, 2013), the Ninth Circuit panel affirmed the dismissal of a citizen suit alleging utility poles discharged wood preservative containing pentachlorop… Read More