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2012 Gulf of Mexico explosion: Trial date set for companies, workers charged

2012 Gulf of Mexico explosion: Trial date set for companies, workers charged

2012 Gulf of Mexico explosion killed three workers NEW ORLEANS _ A federal judge has set a January 2017 trial date for the Justice Department’s criminal case against several companies and workers involved in a deadly 2012 explosion on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico. A court filing Thursday says the jury trial […]

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2012 Gulf of Mexico oil platform explosion: Two companies charged with manslaughter

2012 Gulf of Mexico oil platform explosion: Two companies charged with manslaughter

Three workers killed in 2012 Gulf of Mexico explosion NEW ORLEANS _A federal grand jury indicted two companies on involuntary manslaughter charges and three people face charges in a deadly 2012 explosion on an oil production platform in the Gulf of Mexico, the Justice Department said Thursday. The explosion and fire started during welding work […]

By November 19, 2015 0 Comments Read More →