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Highland Twp. Supervisor waives hearing on environmental crimes charges

November 22, 2012

Photo submitted Charles M. Vaughn Jr., 75, of James City

JOHNSONBURG – A Highland Township supervisor and sewage treatment plant operator for the James City Sewage Treatment Plant waived his preliminary hearing in District Court 59-3-02 Wednesday on charges that he violated environmental laws in allegedly falsifying environmental reports and discharging some 10 million gallons of raw sewage from the treatment plant into a nearby stream.

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