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US v. Gary Purrington, et al.



US v. Gary Purrington, et al.


Consumer Product Safety Commission Case:

Most recent update 11/22/05 (See end of document)

United States v. Gary Purrington, Diane Purrington, Skyler Purrington, and Firefox Enterprises, No. CIV 04-577-E-BLW (D. Idaho)

12/04 Update:

On November 16, 2004, the United States filed suit in federal court in the District of Idaho against Gary Purrington, Diane Purrington, G. Skyler Purrington, and Firefox Enterprises, Inc. The complaint seeks an injunction and other equitable relief against the defendants. It alleges that the defendants violated the Federal Hazardous Substances Act, 15 U.S.C. § 1263, by introducing and delivering for introduction into interstate commerce components intended to produce fireworks that are banned hazardous substances.

5/05 Update:

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Motion for Reconsideration/Opposition/Order

Opposition to Dismissal Motion/Dismissal Motion

Memorandum Decision and Order Denying Motion to Dismiss

8/9/05 Update:

Upon the failure of the defendants to produce requested documentation, the United States filed a Motion to Compel Production of Documents on July 29, 2005.

11/22/05 Update:

No new information available at this time.



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Updated October 24, 2014