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State AGs ask feds for help on oil spill damages

5 years ago May 06, 2010 May 6, 2010 Thursday, May 06 2010 Thursday, May 06, 2010 1:01:35 PM CDT in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Brian Waldrep

The attorneys general of five states threatened by the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico are asking
President Obama for federal help in preparing assessments of the damage from the oil spill.

 

Under federal law, responsible parties also have unlimited liability for clean-up costs.

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