Tag: Gulf of Mexico Oil Disaster

Ex-BP exec found not guilty in Gulf oil spill trial

Ex-BP exec found not guilty in Gulf oil spill trial

Handful of people face charges following Gulf oil spill A federal jury found a former BP executive not guilty Friday of making false statements to investigators in connection with the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Prosecutors said David Rainey, in the early days of the spill, had manipulated calculations to match a far-too-low government estimate […]

Deliberations began Friday in ex BP exec’s Gulf oil spill trial

Deliberations began Friday in ex BP exec’s Gulf oil spill trial

Gulf oil spill – former BP executive accused of lying to FBI, EPA investigators Jury deliberations began early Friday in the case against a former BP executive accused of lying to federal investigators about the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. If convicted of making false statements to federal agents, David Rainey faces a possible prison sentence […]