Wash., Tribes, Feds Settle Suit With Oil Waste Co.

Law360, New York (May 22, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A slew of plaintiffs including Washington state and two Indian tribes have asked a judge to approve a deal settling charges that the operator of an oil waste reclamation facility polluted a bay that the U.S. has spent $2.9 million analyzing for environmental damage.

In the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington on Thursday, the U.S., Washington, the Puyallup Tribe of Indians and the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe moved to enter a consent decree with Petroleum Reclaiming Service Inc. over alleged discharges into a...
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