Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a petition for review of civil penalties imposed on petitioner by the EPA for violations of the Clean Water Act, the petition is granted where the EPA's authority to assess monetary penalties by administrative proceeding was limited to unlawful discharges of pollutants, not the failure to timely apply for a permit.
Submitted: May 13, 2009
Filed: December 28, 2009
Opinion by Judge Loken