Judge Finds Man's Intent Still An Issue In Superfund Cleanup Suit

Judge Finds Man's Intent Still An Issue In Superfund Cleanup Suit

DENVER - A federal judge in Colorado on March 7 rejected the majority of a magistrate judge's Jan. 16 report and recommendation suggesting the denial of the federal government's motion for summary judgment in a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act suit, after finding that the only issue that remains in dispute is whether one of the defendants specifically intended to dispose of hazardous waste when he sold a semi-trailer containing print shop chemicals to his co-defendant (United States of America v. Richard Wilmer, et al., No. 11-cv-02244-CMA-MJW, D. Colo.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31652).

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