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Jindal signs bill to scuttle levee board oil suit
Friday June 06th 2014, 5:26 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal signed a bill Friday aimed at killing a Louisiana levee board's environmental lawsuit against 97 oil and gas companies, despite warnings from some legal experts that it could also affect state and local government litigation over the 2010 BP oil spill. Jindal, oil industry executives and their allies in the Legislature decried the suit as a misguided attack ... [News Source]