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Lawyers lining up for class-action suits over oil spill

On April 21, with the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig still in flames, John W. Degravelles and a group of other lawyers sued for damages. In the first of at least 88 suits filed since the disaster, they were seeking compensation for the widow of a Transocean worker who went missing and is presumed...

By Steven Mufson and Juliet Eilperin

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