BP to Plead Guilty to Criminal Charges and Pay $4.5 Billion Related to Oil Spill

BP to Plead Guilty to Criminal Charges and Pay $4.5 Billion Related to Oil Spill

NEW ORLEANS - BP PLC announced today that it would plead guilty to a dozen felony charges brought by the federal government and pay $4.5 billion in penalties over its involvement in the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig and ensuing oil spill ...read more