Judge Limits Citizens’ Intervention In Clean Water Act Lawsuit
Mealey's (July 14, 2016, 11:30 AM EDT) -- CONCORD, N.H. — A group of Portsmouth, N.H., residents can intervene in a lawsuit brought by the federal government against the city over its disposal of wastewater, but limited their involvement to the second modification of a consent decree that requires the city to build a second wastewater disposal facility (United States of America v. City of Portsmouth, No. 09-cv-283, D. N.H.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 90139).
(Order available. Document #08-160812-016R.)
U.S. Judge Paul Barbadoro of the District of New Hampshire concluded that the residents would...