Appeals court won't reconsider ruling BP spill claims don't require proof of direct harm

  • by: KEVIN McGILL , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 19, 2014 - 9:25 PM

NEW ORLEANS — A federal appeals court on Monday refused to reconsider its previous ruling that businesses don't have to prove they were directly harmed by BP's 2010 Gulf Of Mexico oil spill to collect settlement payments.

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