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BP seeks rehearing in spill settlement dispute

January 22, 2014
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

NEW ORLEANS - BP on Tuesday asked an appeals court to review a ruling upholding a multibillion-dollar settlement to compensate victims of the company's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. In a filing with the full 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, BP argued that a divided three-judge panel from the court erred earlier this month when it affirmed a U.S. district judge's approval of the company's settlement with a team of private plaintiffs' lawyers.

 
 
 

 

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