Fed. Circ. Nixes US Home Suit Over Pollution At Base Site

Law360, New York (January 16, 2014, 2:56 PM EST) -- The Federal Circuit on Wednesday tossed U.S. Home Corp.'s lawsuit seeking millions from the government in connection with environmental contamination at a former U.S. Army facility in New Jersey, affirming a ruling by the U.S. Court of Federal Claims that it does not have jurisdiction over the case.

The appellate court published its per curiam decision without comment.

Judge Lynn J. Bush of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims dismissed the case in December 2012 because a related suit had previously been filed in New Jersey...
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Case Information

Case Title

U.S. Home Corporation v. US

Case Number



Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

126 Contract - Realty Sale

Date Filed

February 18, 2013

Government Agencies

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