Petraia Maritime Sentenced In Waste Oil Case

Law360, New York (November 29, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has hit Petraia Maritime Ltd. with a $525,000 fine and two years of probation for the company's May 2007 conviction on three counts of failing to maintain accurate records of discharges of waste oil and bilge that a vessel Petraia allegedly owned and operated illegally dumped into the sea.

U.S. District Judge George Z. Singal signed off on a judgment, dated Nov. 28, directing Petraia to pay a $525,000 fine, a $1,200 assessment and to serve two years of probation concurrently for each...
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