Tag Archives: Water

Another Ruling that Discharges to Groundwater May Be Subject to the Clean Water Act

Last week, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals – not the most liberal court in the land – joined the 9th Circuit in ruling that discharges from a point source to groundwater can be subject to the Clean Water Act.  … Continue reading

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Murder Charges Filed in Schlitterbahn Water Slide Death

A co-owner of Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts and a water slide designer have been arrested and charged with murder for the 2016 death of a 10-year-old boy who was decapitated while riding water slide at Schlitterbahn’s Kansas City park. Three … Continue reading

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Man Awarded $7.5 Million Following Water Melon Accident in a Store

Most of us are familiar with slip and fall accidents in which shoppers come to grief on wet surfaces in stores. However, injuries in stores can take many forms. In a recent case, a man was awarded $7.5 million following … Continue reading

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Man Sues Theme Park After Contracting Eye-Eating Parasite on Water Ride

Millions of people frequent amusement parks every year to enjoy a fun day with family or friends. Unfortunately, once in awhile, a day at the theme park can lead to a serious injury. A Pennsylvania man has sued a theme … Continue reading

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Indiana: Equal Footing Doctrine Means Public Owns Up To The Ordinary High Water Mark

In our experience, rationality often takes a second chair when delving into the question of who may own various parts of beaches. It's certainly true in our home jurisdiction, where any claims to private rights anywhere near a beach can … Continue reading

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