Baltimore, Casino Developer Sued Over Contamination

Law360, New York (September 20, 2013, 5:18 PM EDT) -- A group of Maryland residents on Thursday sued the city of Baltimore and developers of a proposed casino, alleging that hazardous materials at the casino construction site are crossing into adjacent parkland and threatening a branch of the Patapsco River that discharges into the Chesapeake Bay. 

Ruth Sherrill and seven other residents accused the city and casino developer CBAC Gaming Inc. of violating the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act by not properly disposing of the hazardous materials at the former industrial yard prior to the commencement...
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Case Information

Case Title

Sherrill et al v. Mayor and City Council Of Baltimore et al

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Marvin J. Garbis

Date Filed

September 19, 2013


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