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Blood tests show elevated health risks for Gulf spill cleanup workers - FuelFix (blog)

Mon, 09/16/2013 - 11:06pm

Blood tests show elevated health risks for Gulf spill cleanup workers
FuelFix (blog)
People hired to clean up Gulf of Mexico beaches and marshes during the 2010 oil spill have significantly altered blood profiles that put them at increased risk of developing liver cancer, leukemia and other disorders, according to a report published ...

Study reveals link between oil spill exposure and hematologic and hepatic toxicity - Medical Xpress

Mon, 09/16/2013 - 11:04pm

Study reveals link between oil spill exposure and hematologic and hepatic toxicity
Medical Xpress
A new study reports that workers exposed to crude oil and dispersants used during the Gulf oil spill cleanup display significantly altered blood profiles, liver enzymes, and somatic symptoms compared to an unexposed control group. Investigators found ...
Blood tests suggest elevated health risk for spill cleanup workersFuelFix (blog)

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Proposed class-action settlement over BP oil spill filed - Bayoubuzz

Sat, 09/14/2013 - 8:41pm

Proposed class-action settlement over BP oil spill filed
Bayoubuzz
Lawsuits between BP and thousands of plaintiffs claiming economic and medical damages from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill edged closer to resolution Wednesday, as the parties filed a proposed class-action settlement in a New Orleans federal court.
BP's Bid To Root Out Gulf Claims Fraud Bolstered By FreehLaw360 (subscription)

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Gulf's $1.5 trillion oil wildcat play marks post-spill drilling 'renaissance' - Christian Science Monitor

Sat, 09/14/2013 - 12:47pm

Christian Science Monitor

Gulf's $1.5 trillion oil wildcat play marks post-spill drilling 'renaissance'
Christian Science Monitor
Deep below the Gulf of Mexico lies a structure called the Lower Tertiary, long thought by academics to be basically barren of oil. Today, oil company geologists claim the peculiar geologic dome holds a $1.5 trillion oil treasure. Skip to next paragraph ...
Proposed class-action settlement over BP oil spill filedBayoubuzz
Court Asked to Speed Up Lawsuit Seeking Public Disclosure of Pollutants From ...Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

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Tampa Business BP Oil Spill Claims Explained by Office of Frank Charles ... - Bayoubuzz

Sat, 09/14/2013 - 8:40am

Tampa Business BP Oil Spill Claims Explained by Office of Frank Charles ...
Bayoubuzz
Tampa attorney Frank Charles Miranda, P.A. issued a guide to business owners across Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater explaining Tampa business BP oil spill claims. The office of Frank Charles Miranda, P.A. explained that more than 172,000 ...

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Wildcatter Hunch Unlocks $1.5 Trillion Oil Offshore U.S. - Bloomberg

Sat, 09/14/2013 - 7:26am

Bloomberg

Wildcatter Hunch Unlocks $1.5 Trillion Oil Offshore U.S.
Bloomberg
Less than a month later, exploration stopped in the Gulf as BP dealt with the explosion at its Macondo well that triggered the largest U.S. offshore oil spill. Drilling was shut down for months as regulators reviewed safety practices. The U.S ...

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BP Dodges Gulf Spill Oil Claims From Mexican States - Law360 (subscription)

Fri, 09/13/2013 - 6:14pm

BP Dodges Gulf Spill Oil Claims From Mexican States
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (September 13, 2013, 7:01 PM ET) -- A Louisiana federal judge overseeing the Deepwater Horizon multidistrict litigation threw out allegations Thursday from three Mexican states blaming BP PLC for property and economic damages ...

BP Dodges Gulf Spill Oil Claims From Mexican States - Law360 (subscription)

Fri, 09/13/2013 - 6:14pm

BP Dodges Gulf Spill Oil Claims From Mexican States
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (September 13, 2013, 7:01 PM ET) -- A Louisiana federal judge overseeing the Deepwater Horizon multidistrict litigation threw out allegations from three Mexican states blaming BP PLC for property and economic damages suffered in the ...

5-month trial delay ordered in Gulf oil spill manslaughter case - FuelFix (blog)

Fri, 09/13/2013 - 4:13pm

5-month trial delay ordered in Gulf oil spill manslaughter case
FuelFix (blog)
A federal judge Friday ordered a five-month trial delay in the case of two BP rig supervisors charged with manslaughter in the deaths of 11 workers who were killed when an undersea well owned by the British oil giant blew out in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.

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BP Drills at 'Giant' Gulf Field after Setback Due to Spill - Rigzone

Fri, 09/13/2013 - 3:30pm

Christian Science Monitor

BP Drills at 'Giant' Gulf Field after Setback Due to Spill
Rigzone
"We are appraising the Tiber discovery which was made pre-incident in the Gulf of Mexico," Lance said, referring to BP's 2010 Macondo oil spill that spewed millions of barrels of crude into the Gulf and prompted a six-month drilling shutdown by the U.S ...
Gulf's $1.5 trillion oil wildcat play marks post-spill drilling 'renaissance'Christian Science Monitor
Court Asked to Speed Up Lawsuit Seeking Public Disclosure of Pollutants From ...Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Expert says BP ignored safety warningsBayoubuzz
Offshore Oil and Gas Magazine -Seeking Alpha -Techsonian
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