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Bp Oil Spill Charges

Judge Rejects BP's Bid To Remove Gulf Oil Spill Claims Administrator

Reuters | Jonathan Stempel | Posted 11.11.2014 | Green

Nov 10 (Reuters) - BP Plc has failed to persuade a federal judge to oust the administrator overseeing payouts to businesses and individuals claiming...

BP Is Liable For Clean Water Act Damages From Oil Spill, Court Reaffirms

AP | KEVIN McGILL | Posted 11.06.2014 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court panel has reaffirmed its ruling that BP is liable for federal Clean Water Act damages stemming from the 2...

BP Employees In Court On Oil Spill Charges

AP | By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 01.28.2013 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two BP rig supervisors and a former BP executive pleaded not guilty Wednesday to criminal charges stemming from the deadly Deepwa...

Judge Sets Meeting To Discuss BP Plea Deal

AP | Posted 01.26.2013 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge has scheduled a closed-door meeting Thursday to discuss BP's agreement to plead guilty to criminal charges stemmi...

Chris Kirkham

Record Criminal Fine For BP Brings Little Sense Of Closure For Those Still Contending With Damages

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 11.15.2012 | Green

As millions of gallons of oil gushed out of BP's runaway well two years ago, Dean Blanchard's normally bustling shrimp dock in Grand Isle, La., was tr...

BP To Pay $4 Billion Penalty, Plead Guilty To Felony Misconduct

Reuters | Posted 01.15.2013 | Green

* BP admits felony misconduct over Deepwater Horizon * Company to pay $4.5 billion in penalties * Deal could resolve significant share of BP...

Tom Zeller Jr.

BP Announces Massive Oil Spill Settlement

HuffingtonPost.com | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 01.15.2013 | Green

BP, the British oil giant, pleaded guilty on Thursday to 14 felony counts related to the 2010 explosion and subsequent oil spill at the site of its De...