La. Says It Can't Produce Deepwater Docs On Time

Law360, New York (September 9, 2011, 7:24 PM EDT) -- Louisiana's attorney general on Thursday told a judge in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill multidistrict litigation that there was no chance the state would be able to produce an array of documents BP PLC was seeking by a court-imposed deadline.

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell said in a court filing that “under any scenario” the state wouldn’t complete document production by next week because the information BP requested was so broad.

BP is asking the state to turn over materials related to the Deepwater Horizon rig’s blowout...
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