07/14/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Transocean: An Oil Drilling Company Even Sarah Palin Can Hate

In a filing submitted to a federal court in Houston this week, [Transocean] has invoked an obscure, 159-year-old law to contend that it should only have to pay for the cost of salvaging the debris of the rig from the ocean.

This is a claim so outrageous that even Sarah Palin is complaining about it.

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