Sportsman's Club, Feds Settle Over Tainted Refuge

Law360, New York (October 13, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A defunct sportsman's club in Delaware has agreed to pay $948,000 to settle charges that it contaminated adjacent Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge with lead ammunition, but the U.S. government will not immediately collect any cash from the deal in light of the club's financial difficulties.

Instead, the Broadkiln Sportsman Club Inc. will sell off its 13-acre property and give 75 percent of the net proceeds to the government, according to a consent decree filed Thursday with the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware....
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