Kissing cousins at heart of BP legal battle

I have two talents: upsetting people and connecting the dots better than most. Today’s Daily Beast does both. Please check it out and leave a comment. More comments, more attention the story will get in the national media.

Conflict of Interest in BP Legal Fight?
Will BP get its oil spill case moved to friendly Houston? A clerk of the panel that will decide the issue is first cousins with a former regulator of the sunken BP drill platform. Rick Outzen reports on the legal impact of the family tie. More.