BP, plaintiffs reach settlement over oil rig explosion
Published 03/02/2012, Associated Press
BP and a committee representing plaintiffs suing over the 2010 Gulf oil spill have reached an agreement, a federal judge said late Friday night. As a result of the agreement that will be filed with the court for approval, the trial that was scheduled to begin Monday has been postponed for a second time, Judge Carl Barbier said.Word count: 234
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