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September 13, 2010
Oil Spill Events Under Scrutiny

There are four active investigations across the federal government related to the BP Oil Spill, its causes and its aftermath. The inquiries will:

  • cover matters related to the explosion
  • aim to reach an independent, science-based understanding of what happened
  • investigate and prosecute all meritorious reports of fraud related to the oil spill and its aftermath
  • recommend how we can prevent – and mitigate the impact of – any future spills that result from offshore drilling

Oil Spill Events Under Scrutiny