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US v. Apex Oil Co. Inc., No. 08-3433

By FindLaw Staff | Last updated on

In an environmental case, district court injunction requiring the defendant to clean up a contaminated site is affirmed where the government's claim to an injunction was not discharged in bankruptcy and thus can be renewed in a subsequent lawsuit as the government's equitable claim entitles it to require defendant to clean up the contaminated site at defendant's expense.   

Read US v. Apex Oil Co. Inc., No.  08-3433

Appellate Information

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois.
Argued May 11, 2009
Decided August 25, 2009


Before Cudhay, Posner, and Kanne, Circuit Judges 
Opinion by Posner, Circuit Judge.

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