Friday, the 5th Circuit voted 7 to 6 to not rehear an appeal by BP that they should not be liable under Clean Water Act fines, because oil didn’t actually leak from the Macondo well, but from the severely damaged riser connected to the sunken rig. ┬áThe assertion was laughable, but still pushed by BP. ┬áThe only remarkable thing about this decision was that 6 federal judges actually agreed with BP.

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