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After Ida Outages, Utility Proposals Include City Takeover
More than a million customers of electric utilities in Louisiana and Mississippi lost power.
Sep 22nd, 2021
$25M Suit Blames Energy, Boat Companies in Fatal Capsizing
They are the first of what is expected to be numerous lawsuits filed over the capsizing of the Seacor Power, a 234-foot-long lift boat.
Apr 26th, 2021
$248M Settlement with Drywall Maker
The product allegedly gave off sulfur fumes that caused illnesses and corroded metal in appliances, A/C equipment, wiring and plumbing fixtures.
Aug 22nd, 2019
Settlement Reached in Xarelto Lawsuit
25,000 lawsuits allege patients were not adequately warned about the risks of life-threatening complications.
Mar 26th, 2019
Pipeline Owes $450 for Trespassing
Three landowners opposed the project, and a judge says the pipeline company owes them each $150 for building the pipeline on their property anyway.
Dec 7th, 2018
Lawsuit Over Lack of Offshore Drilling Reports
Agencies have failed for years to complete required consultations and reporting on the effects that oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico could have on endangered species.
Jun 22nd, 2018
Actors Paid to Praise Power Plant
Entergy said it did not authorize such payments and had no knowledge of them until it investigated allegations that paid actors were among "supporters."
May 11th, 2018
$520M in Lost Seafood Claims
The disbursements will essentially close out the $2.3 billion seafood compensation program arising from the spill.
Sep 30th, 2016
$20B BP Settlement
Estimates show that the settlement will cost the oil giant as much as $20.8 billion, the largest environmental settlement in U.S. history.
Apr 5th, 2016
U.S. Urges Approval for $20B BP Settlement
The Justice Department has said the agreement would be the largest environmental settlement in U.S. history as well as the largest-ever civil settlement with a single entity.
Mar 23rd, 2016
Ex-BP Engineer's Trial Nears the End
Prosecutors say he botched a pressure test and missed clear signs of trouble before the explosion.
Feb 25th, 2016
Ex-BP Supervisor Stands Trial
Prosecutors say he botched a test and missed clear signs of trouble.
Feb 16th, 2016