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BP defends its well-safety record at Gulf spill trial

Susan Buchanan | Posted 06.15.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the April 15, 2013 edition.) Last week, BP executives and others testifying at U.S. District ...

Oil Executives, Experts Testify As 2010 Spill Trial Continues

Susan Buchanan | Posted 05.09.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the March 11, 2013 edition.) In the second week of a milestone spill trial at U.S. District ...

BP Executive Defends Contradictory Spill Report

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.04.2013 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — The BP executive who led the company's probe of the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion denied Monday that his investigators narrowly ...

New Orleans-Based Trial Assesses 2010 Gulf Spill Blame

Susan Buchanan | Posted 05.02.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the March 4, 2013 edition.) A landmark environmental trial kicked off last week at United Sta...

BP Internal Probe Leader Takes The Stand In Trial

AP | By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 04.30.2013 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An internal BP probe of the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico didn't explore whether decisions by upper-level management or co...

BP's Lead Oil Spill Investigator Admits Limitations With Internal Probe

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Engineering experts probing the Gulf of Mexico oil spill exposed holes in BP's internal investigation as the company was questioned...

Deepwater Horizon Workers Describe Failures That Led To Gulf Oil Spill

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN, MIKE BAKER and JEFF DONN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — As the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig burned around him, Chris Pleasant hesitated, waiting for approval from his superiors before ...