State Sen. Carlos Uresti Appears in Court for Wire Fraud, Bribery Charges

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May 182017
 

Uresti and his two co-defendants in the fracking case, former FourWinds CEO Stanley Bates … Watts was indicted on charges he made up fake clients in lawsuits against BP following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. He was acquitted last August.
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High-Level EPA Adviser Accused of Scientific Fraud in Methane Leak Research

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Jul 042016
 

It’s one of the highest-stakes debates in the battle over climate change policy action: How much methane is spewing from oil and gas sites nationwide, and what do we do as a result? If enough of the odorless, colorless methane gas leaks or is vented into …
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Waveland, Miss., man sentenced for oil spill fraud – The Times-Picayune

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Jun 192014
 

Waveland, Miss., man sentenced for oil spill fraud
The Times-Picayune
In this Wednesday, April 21, 2010 file photo, oil can be seen in the Gulf of Mexico, more than 50 miles southeast of Venice on Louisiana's tip, as a large plume of smoke rises from fires on BP's Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig. (AP Photo/Gerald
Diamondhead man sentenced to three years in federal prison for oil spill fraudMississippi Press (blog)
Waveland man sentenced for oil spill fraudKATC Lafayette News
Waveland man gets prison for mail fraud over oilspill moneySunHerald.com

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Washington-area woman charged with $900000 BP oil spill fraud in Mobile – al.com (blog)

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Jun 042014
 

Washington-area woman charged with $ 900000 BP oil spill fraud in Mobile
al.com (blog)
The U.S. Atotrney's Office in Mobile on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, announced the indictment of a Washington-area woman accused of helping to file more than $ 900,000 worth of bogus claims for compensation following the oil spill (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) …

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’60 Minutes’ reports on BP’s claims of fraud in Gulf oil spill settlement – The Times-Picayune

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May 062014
 

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'60 Minutes' reports on BP's claims of fraud in Gulf oil spill settlement
The Times-Picayune
60 Minutes reported Sunday (May 4) on the ongoing tug-of-war over who should be paid under the multibillion-dollar settlement for victims of the BP oil spill. The report centers on BP's complaints that the settlement reached in 2012 is riddled with
BP cries foul in massive oil spill settlementCBS News
Row between lawyers hits BP's Gulf of Mexico oil spill dealFinancial Times
How BP Hilariously Locked Itself Into Billions in Oil Spill PaymentsGawker
New York Times –JDJournal.com
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Mississippi Woman Must Repay $17K in Oil Spill Claims Fraud – Insurance Journal

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Feb 282014
 

Mississippi Woman Must Repay $ 17K in Oil Spill Claims Fraud
Insurance Journal
Sheila Wilbanks, spokeswoman for the U.S. attorney's Southern District office, told The Sun Herald that Kimberly Marie Isabell was a Gulfport Municipal Court deputy clerk when she filed a claim for oil spill recovery money after the Deepwater Horizon 

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BP, claiming fraud, wants to stop oil-spill payments – MiamiHerald.com

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Jan 072014
 

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BP, claiming fraud, wants to stop oilspill payments
MiamiHerald.com
WASHINGTON — The Deepwater Horizon settlement agreement is in turmoil, with BP attempting to stop the payments and saying money shouldn't have gone to an adult escort service, a global nuclear consultant and others that haven't proved the monster 
BP to return to appeals court following Barbier ruling upholding settlement Southeast Texas Record

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Woman to plead guilty in oil spill fraud case – WTVA

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Nov 032013
 

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Woman to plead guilty in oil spill fraud case
WTVA
(AP) — Federal court records indicate a Mississippi woman will plead guilty in a fraud case related to recovery money from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Prosecutors said Brandy Ann Jarrell filed a claim in Biloxi saying the oil spill from the
Mail fraud sends Biloxi man to jail for 16 monthsBayoubuzz

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Gulf Oil-Spill Fraud Accusations Hit Alabama Official’s Family – Businessweek

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Oct 282013
 

Gulf OilSpill Fraud Accusations Hit Alabama Official's Family
Businessweek
Ever since its deep-sea well in the Gulf of Mexico blew up in April 2010, killing 11 rig workers and sullying the region's coastline, BP has said it would pay billions to clean up the mess and make victims whole. So far, those payouts total more than
Gulf Of Mexico Set For Record Oil Supply SurgeThe Maritime Executive
Analysis: From Big Foot to Bluto, Gulf of Mexico set for record oil supply surgeReuters
The Bullish Case for BPDailyFinance
Motley Fool
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Possible Fraud Cited in Deepwater Horizon Oil-Spill Fund – Wall Street Journal

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Sep 072013
 

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Possible Fraud Cited in Deepwater Horizon OilSpill Fund
Wall Street Journal
Former FBI director Louis Freeh found there may have been criminal fraud on the part of some lawyers overseeing payments from the Deepwater Horizon settlement fund, according to a report released Friday. But Mr. Freeh said he found no evidence that the 
BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill RESTORE Act regulations released by TreasuryNOLA.com
BP Cuts Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Estimate – ReportCapital.gr (press release)
BP Wants To Halt Deepwater Horizon Claims ProcessNPR
Financial Times –DigitalJournal.com
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