Shrimpers Sue

Abby Zimet

Louisiana shrimpers have
filed a class-action lawsuit against BP and two other companies,
including Halliburton, charging negligence for the massive oil slick
heading to the Gulf Coast. Let's hope there are many more.

"We're watching in real time, and
somewhat helplessly, a slow-motion disaster." - Louisiana-based
lawyer Richard Arsenault of one of 10 law firms
joining the legal action.

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