Ex-BP Engineer Wants Evidence In Deepwater Case Excluded

Law360, New York (May 7, 2013, 6:28 PM EDT) -- The former BP PLC engineer accused of intentionally destroying evidence related to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill urged a Louisiana federal judge on Monday to exclude evidence the government plans to introduce at trial, claiming that several exhibits aren't relevant or are inadmissible hearsay.

Kurt Mix, who faces obstruction of justice charges over allegations that he tried to stymie grand jury proceedings by deleting text messages and voice mails from his phone, objected to a majority of the 50 trial exhibits designated by the U.S. Department of...
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