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Vol. 16, No. 11 Week of March 13, 2011
Providing coverage of Alaska and northern Canada's oil and gas industry


Judge defers to governments, ExxonMobil

Alaska industry watchdog Steiner denied in request for $92 million ‘reopener’ payment to address residual harm from 1989 oil spill

Wesley Loy

For Petroleum News

A federal judge has ruled it’s up to the state and federal governments, and not the court, to press a $92 million supplemental claim against ExxonMobil for the 1989 oil spill in Prince William Sound. An oil industry critic and former university professor, Rick Steiner, in December sought permission....

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