Boyes v. Shell Oil Prods. Co.

ELR Citation: ELR 20268
No(s). 98-3692 (11th Cir. Jan 4, 2000)

The court holds that a district court abused its discretion by abstaining from hearing property owner's Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) claims against two petroleum companies. The court first holds that Florida's underground storage tank (UST) program is preempted to the extent there i...