US Wins $1.2M For Cleanup Of Idaho Superfund Site

Law360, New York (January 19, 2010, 2:03 PM EST) -- A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. is entitled to over $1 million in cleanup costs for perchloroethylene contamination at the site of a former laundromat and dry cleaner in Idaho under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act.

Judge Edward J. Lodge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho on Friday ordered the trustees of the Hobson Children's Trust to pay $1.176 million plus interest, on the basis of the December report and recommendations of Magistrate Judge Candy W. Dale...
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