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Judge Imposes Fines Related to Waimanalo Gulch Landfill Spill

A federal judge has imposed fines for Waste Management of Hawaii and two of its employees stemming from the 2011 landfill spill at the Waimanalo Gulch in West Oahu.

The company received a $400,000 criminal fine and was ordered to pay $200,000 more in restitution.

Joseph Whelan and Justin Lottig were ordered to pay $25,000 each in fines as well. 

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