Attorney General Pam Bondi News Release


March 5, 2014
Media Contact: Jenn Meale
Phone: (850) 245-0150

Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Statement on Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Environmental Lawsuit

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Attorney General Pam Bondi issued the following statement regarding the lawsuit filed today seeking a declaratory judgment establishing the liability of BP and other companies for the natural resource damages sustained by the State of Florida as a result of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.

“Today’s filing is a crucial step toward securing the necessary restoration of our vital natural resources as we continue our efforts to ensure that Florida is made whole from the devastating environmental and economic consequences of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill disaster.”