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  •  or better yet (3+ / 0-)
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    Ice Blue, gulfgal98, DawnN

    have their Corporate Charter,

    Revoked!


    and their Assets,

    held in escrow,

    pending the parade of civil suits,

    in the queue.

    The press is impotent when it abandons itself to falsehood. --Thomas Jefferson to Thomas Seymour, 1807

    by jamess on Mon May 31, 2010 at 01:33:54 PM PDT

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    •  If BP's American "home state" is Delaware, (2+ / 0-)
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      then Attorney General Beau Biden is the guy to have on our side.  (I hope he get's better soon.)

      Believe it or not, corporate charters are revoked all the time, just not multinational behemoths like BP.  That doesn't mean it can't be done.  From what I've read, someone has to go to Delaware, get a copy of that charter, and find some way that BP has done something that violates their designated purpose.  Once that's done, the state's Attorney General's support is critical.

      Never meddle in the affairs of cats, for they are subtle and will piss on your computer.--Bruce Graham

      by Ice Blue on Mon May 31, 2010 at 02:16:22 PM PDT

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