United States v. Abrogar

ELR Citation: ELR 20170
No(s). 06-1215 (3d Cir. Aug 18, 2006)

The court vacates and remands a six-level sentencing enhancement imposed against the operator of a foreign vessel for failing to keep an accurate "oil record book" in violation of §1908(a) of the Act to Prevent Pollution From Ships, part of legislation implementing MARPOL 73/78. The operator ma...