Aragon v. United States

ELR Citation: ELR 21344
No(s). 97-2047 (10th Cir. Jun 23, 1998)

The court holds that the discretionary function exception to the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) bars landowners' claims that the military's disposal of wastewater at the Walker Air Force Base near Roswell. New Mexico, contaminated their residential wells with trichloroethylene (TCE). The court first...