District of Columbia v. Potomac Electric Power Co.

ELR Citation: 41 ELR 20360
No(s). 11–00282(BAH) (D.D.C. Dec 1, 2011) (Howell, J.)

A district court denied environmental groups' motion to intervene in a proposed consent decree resolving the District of Columbia's lawsuit against a power company alleging PCB contamination in the Anacostia River, but allowed the groups to participate as amici curiae. Under the consent decree, ...