BP Settles Suit Over Deepwater Horizon Death
Judge Carl Barbier dismissed the case, filed last year by Melinda Anne Becnel, stating that the parties had "firmly agreed upon a compromise."
In addition to BP, named defendants in the suit include Halliburton Energy Services Inc., Cameron International Corp., Anadarko Petroleum Co. Ltd. and Moex Offshore 2007 LLC.
According to the complaint, filed in September, Becnel's husband, Keith Blair Manuel,...
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