BP To Pay $4.5 Billion, Plead Guilty To Criminal Charges For Oil Spill

BP To Pay $4.5 Billion, Plead Guilty To Criminal Charges For Oil Spill

NEW ORLEANS - BP PLC announced Nov. 15 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 in the Gulf of Mexico.

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