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EPA and DOJ to Announce Largest Criminal Fine Ever Under the Clean Air Act

Release Date: 10/25/2007
Contact Information: Roxanne Smith, (202) 564-4355 /

(Washington, D.C. - Oct. 25, 2007) Granta Y. Nakayama, EPA Assistant Administrator for Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, and Acting Attorney General Peter Keisler will hold a news conference to announce the largest criminal fine ever under the Clean Air Act on Oct. 25, 2007 at 1 p.m. EDT.

Granta Nakayama, EPA Assistant Administrator for Enforcement and Compliance Assurance
Peter Keisler, Acting Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice


News Conference

Thursday, Oct. 25, 2007, 1 p.m. EDT

U.S. Department of Justice
th Floor Conference Center
950 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.

Reporters unable to attend the news conference may listen in by dialing 800-860-2442. Ask for the "DOJ Press Conference Call." Questions will only be taken from those attending the press conference in person.

NOTE: Media must present government issued photo ID (such as a driver's license) as well as valid media credentials. All attending should enter the Department of Justice on Constitution Avenue between 9th and 10th Streets, N.W. All media wishing to cover the availability must arrive no earlier than 12:15 p.m. EDT and must be pre-set by 12:45 p.m. EDT. Press inquiries regarding logistics should be directed to the Department of Justice at (202) 514-2007.