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BP to pay record criminal penalties for U.S. oil spill

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$4.5 billion USD hey?? I bet they will just past this COST on to the consumers!! Thanks a lot BP!

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Arrests to follow. BP still makes $billions from other business in the USA.

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The BP bill is equal to their quarterly profit. NOTHING WILL CHANGE.

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Can we expect the US to finally pay out properly to the victims of Bhopal in India now? and For the numerous oil spills US companies have caused around the world, including in British waters? I doubt it, one rule for the US, one for everyone else.

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Thomas Michael Lewis: Can we expect the US to finally pay out properly to the victims of Bhopal in India now?

Union Carbide paid a fine for Bhopal. Now BP is paying a fine. Not sure what you're so angry about unless it's just petty nationalism.

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