Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:September 17, 2008
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
CITGO pleaded guilty and was sentenced to pay a $13 million fine for the negligent discharge of pollutants into two rivers in Louisiana in violation of the Clean Water Act.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case:criminal
HQ Country of Parent:Venezuela
Ownership Structure of Parent:government-owned
Major Industry of Parent:oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent:oil & gas
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