State and feds sue BP over oil spills
The pair of civil complaints could lead to hundreds of millions in fines and compensation related to two oil spills in 2006
The state and federal governments are seeking multimillion-dollar fines from BP Exploration (Alaska) related to a pair of North Slope oil spills at the Prudhoe Bay field in 2006.
The civil complaints filed March 31 claim the subsidiary of the London oil giant violated environmental laws with the sp....
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