Federal judge lifts BP Exploration probation

US District Judge Ralph Beistline lifted BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc.’s probation and dismissed federal prosecutors’ arguments that a 2009 oil spill by BP violated its probation following a conviction of negligent discharge of oil for a 200,000-gal spill on the Alaskan North Slope during 2006.

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