Judge denies Tonawanda Coke acquittal

Tonawanda Coke

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Tonawanda Coke was seeking an acquittal of all charges in a federal air pollution case. But Friday, the judge said no.

Tonawanda coke is about to be sentenced next week for violating the Clean Air Act.

The secretive company has been under fire for years. Nearby residents have long-said pollution from the plant is the root of ther health problems.

WIVB.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s