U.S. Government Might Be Ready to Fight BP For Real

The Department of Justice has some pretty strong words for BP. "Gross" and "negligence" are two of them.

It may feel like the Deepwater Horizon accident and ensuing spill happened a long time ago, but the impacts will be long-lasting and the legal fight is far from over. The government's position has been clear: Early on, a White House commission called the event "entirely preventable."

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