U.S. v. Ritz

Federal 7th Circuit Court
Civil Court
Case Number: 
No. 11-3320
Decision Date: 
July 3, 2013
Federal District: 
S.D. Ind., Indianapolis Div.
Appeal dismissed
Dist. Ct. granted govt.’s motion for summary judgment in action against defendant-campground owner alleging violations of Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and requiring defendant to comply with directives to sample and monitor substances in campground’s water system. While defendant argued that, for various reasons, his campground did not constitute “public water system” for purposes of coverage under SDWA, defendant waived said arguments by failing to present them to Dist. Ct.