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Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Two Oil Spill Lawsuits Filed

A Nigerian village has filed suit against Shell in London over a 2008 spill in the Niger Delta Region.   Bloomberg Business Week has more.

Salt Lake City residents have filed suit against Chevron over a 2010 spill into Red Butte Creek.  WaPo (AP) has more. 

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Oil spills has become a very common threat to sea safety nowadays. Those people who are responsible for such occurrence should be apprehended so that appropriate punishment can served. Thanks for the information you have shared.

Posted by: maritime law attorney Galveston | Apr 5, 2012 12:18:43 AM

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