Fla. Utility, Conservation Groups End Sewage Fight

Law360, New York (July 8, 2010, 1:16 PM EDT) -- Two Florida conservation groups have settled allegations that the Jacksonville Electric Authority violated the Clean Water Act by discharging untreated sewage into the Sunshine State's longest river and more than a dozen other waterways.

Judge Marcia Morales Howard of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida on Tuesday ordered the administrative closure of two consolidated suits against the Jacksonville, Fla., utility.

The litigation began on Aug. 13, 2007, when St. Johns Riverkeeper Inc. accused the JEA of violating the CWA with more than...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Rolls-Royce Corporation v. HEROS Inc et al


Case Number

3:07-cv-00739

Court

Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Sidney A Fitzwater

Date Filed

April 26, 2007

Companies

Government Agencies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.