New Orleans, coastal lawmakers outspoken on levee board suit – NOLA.com

July 25, 2013 by admin  
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International Business Times New Orleans , coastal lawmakers outspoken on levee board suit NOLA.com J.P. Morrell, D- New Orleans , acknowledged the suit could have a “chilling effect” on the industry, but added that the state's symbiotic relationship with oil and gas shouldn't cause lawmakers to turn their back on the environmental and economic effects … Louisiana State Agency In Charge Of New Orleans Flood Protection Sues 97 Oil …

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Louisiana State Agency In Charge Of New Orleans Flood Protection Sues 97 Oil … – International Business Times

July 25, 2013 by tiff  
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International Business Times Louisiana State Agency In Charge Of New Orleans Flood Protection Sues 97 Oil … International Business Times The Louisiana state agency in charge of flood protection in and around New Orleans on Wednesday sued 97 oil, gas and pipeline companies demanding they restore damages incurred by flood-protecting wetlands and provide funds to compensate for past

Historic lawsuit coming against Big Oil – bestofneworleans.com (blog)

July 24, 2013 by admin  
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Historic lawsuit coming against Big Oil bestofneworleans.com (blog) In this case, the suit alleges that destruction of the wetlands has changed the natural hydrology of southeast Louisiana such that the natural higher ground in and around New Orleans now floods because of Big Oil's activities in the natural drainage … La. flood board to sue oil companies over erosion MiamiHerald.com Science to be key factor in lawsuit against oil and gas companies for coastal loss The lens all 11 news articles

BP Fate at Spill Trial Next Week Rests With Ex-Maritime Lawyer – BusinessWeek

February 25, 2012 by tiff  
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Telegraph.co.uk BP Fate at Spill Trial Next Week Rests With Ex-Maritime Lawyer BusinessWeek US District Judge Carl Barbier of New Orleans can draw on that experience as he oversees the first phase of the case against London-based BP and other companies over the blast on the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig and subsequent oil spill.

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Gulf spill case heads for February trial – UPI.com

November 14, 2011 by tiff  
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USA Today Gulf spill case heads for February trial UPI.com NEW ORLEANS , Nov. 14 (UPI) — Seventy lawyers in New Orleans are preparing for a February court date in a lawsuit against BP and other companies over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil disaster. The attorneys represent more than 120000 claimants, …

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Gulf spill case heads for February trial – UPI.com

November 14, 2011 by tiff  
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USA Today Gulf spill case heads for February trial UPI.com NEW ORLEANS , Nov. 14 (UPI) — Seventy lawyers in New Orleans are preparing for a February court date in a lawsuit against BP and other companies over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil disaster. The attorneys represent more than 120000 claimants, …

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New Orleans judge to handle most Gulf spill suits – The Associated Press

August 10, 2010 by tiff  
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The Hindu New Orleans judge to handle most Gulf spill suits The Associated Press NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge in New Orleans was picked Tuesday to preside over more than 300 lawsuits filed against BP PLC and other companies over the … BP Gulf Oil-Spill Lawsuits to Be Consolidated in New Orleans Federal Court Bloomberg BP spill cases to be heard in New Orleans AFP BP spill suits to be heard in New Orleans Financial Times Barron’s (blog)

New Orleans judge to handle most Gulf spill suits – The Associated Press

August 10, 2010 by tiff  
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The Hindu New Orleans judge to handle most Gulf spill suits The Associated Press NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge in New Orleans was picked Tuesday to preside over more than 300 lawsuits filed against BP PLC and other companies over the … BP Gulf Oil-Spill Lawsuits to Be Consolidated in New Orleans Federal Court Bloomberg BP spill cases to be heard in New Orleans AFP BP spill suits to be heard in New Orleans Financial Times Barron’s (blog)

Planners’ role in New Orleans’ recovery from Hurricane Katrina to be evaluated – NOLA.com

October 23, 2009 by tiff  
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NOLA.com Planners' role in New Orleans ' recovery from Hurricane Katrina to be evaluated NOLA.com What lessons have we learned from the work of the architects, landscape architects and other professionals for whom post-Katrina New Orleans has been … OBAMA PROMISES NEW ORLEANS HE'S JUST GETTING STARTED, WEEK OF OCTOBER 22-28, 2009 Wilmington Journal Looking back at my weekend in New Orleans Dallas Morning News New Orleans Circuit Court to allow Katrina victims to sue oil companies over ..

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