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Proposed deepwater well in North Sea would spill more oil with severe repercussions for wildlife; but some think North Sea is safer than Gulf. Oil sheen over Macondo not from rig or riser wreckage. New article in peer reviewed journal criticises FDA reports on seafood safety. Vessels of Opportunity owners can now sue BP but risk losing wages earned.
Gulf Coast Task Force releases its plan for public review. Halliburton suit against BP thrown out.

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Recent sheens seen in the Gulf have been further studied and confirmed as coming from the Macondo well. Fish in the Gulf unhealthy but not necessarily unsafe to eat. DOJ focusing on pressure tests that BP didn't report. Studies being done to look at oil in the food chain. Environmentalists blast BP's new plans. Raceland doc reports on post spill health and more money for local Gulf charities.

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Final report by BOERME and Coast Guard issued today. BP withheld info from Hallibuton and Federal investigation. Money from oil workers fund going to help Gulf recovery.
Chevron has leaking pipeline. US wants to help Cuba drill.

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Earthjustice publishes an analysis of those nasty dispersant chemicals. Feinberg at it again. BOERME helps the oil industry...duh. Research monies awarded. Shrimpers hurting and teens doing something positive for the Gulf.



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Dudley a disappointment to BP shareholders as share prices drop due to lower than expected profits. BP wants to read Obama's emails. Drilling regulators and oil companies too close...hell, some are even related! Lawyers for spill victims want judge to take over for Feinberg.

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One year today since a capping stack on the well contained the gusher, but Gulf folks say things are not back to normal. Mario Rubio brings his Senate committee to Florida to hear their concerns. Mississippi AG sues Feinberg. Jindal wants over $500 million from BP for restoration projects. Kostner's centrifuge wasn't vetted like other proposed ideas. Tariffs to be removed from shrimp brought in from Asia. Judge orders Hayward video removed from web. Canadian pipeline defects and Yellowstone spill amounts disputed.

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Leaked emails from energy department show natural gas may not be as good as it sounds. Congressmen call for investigation. Restoration of Gulf requires replacing sediment. Oyster business out of business and shrimpers see low catch and low prices. Vitter being Vitter and oil jobs not lost because of drilling moratorium.

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EPA releases information on chemical content of dispersants. Louisiana court has ordered testing of all "produced" waters believed to be contaminating the Gulf of Mexico. Judges chosen to hear the Gulf Coast Claims Facility appeals. LA lawmaker wants spill health claims monitored by the state. Minnesota looking for volunteers to count loons.

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Topics:Gulf spill victims turn for help to former lead prosecutor in Exxon Valdez spill. Feinberg says no evidence of illness related to cleanup measures. New studies on dispersant use. More on destruction of deep water coral. BP lets minority partners file for Gulf permits. "Patti Pelican" explains the Gulf spill and effects on wildlife in a children's book.

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Mississippi flood waters could create the largest ever dead zone in the Gulf. Taxpayers hit with clean up costs as BP takes tax break. Marine mammal researcher wins prestigious award.

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This Monday diary will be dedicated to shedding some light on the health issues that have surfaced in the Gulf of Mexico area since the first weeks post spill. They have largely not been covered by the national media, addressed late and inadequately by government and BP denies that they even exist.

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Topics: Shell Oil presents a proposal to the feds this week. Congenital Heart Disease linked to compounds in crude oil. New advertising campaign. The Donald.  Students helping the Gulf.

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