BP Likely to Face Criminal Charges over Spill

January 7th, 2011
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Oil Spill FiresFinancial TimesBP is almost certain to face criminal charges over last year’s oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, US legal experts say, after the National Commission concluded this week that it was caused by “a failure of management”.

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Criminal charges could greatly increase the penalties facing BP and threaten staff with jail over the disaster.  Read more at Financial Times.....

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