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BP sues lawyer over oil spill claim filings saying he fraudulently claimed to represent 40,000 deckhands

The lawsuit alleges more than half the Social Security numbers on Watts’ client list were fake. BP says $1.3 billion remains in the fund to repay commercial fishing vessel owners, captains and deckhands for losses from the spill. BP is asking a judge to give some of that money back to the company. [email protected]  15:41