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Gulf coast fishermen angry over oil claims ruling

• Reuters
Fishermen in Mississippi say they are angry that under the terms of BP's $20 billion oil spill fund, money they earn doing clean-up will be subtracted from their claim against the company.

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Comment by Edgar Swank
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Sounds fair to me. Their claim is for lost income from fishing. If BP supplies alternate employment, the lost income is thereby reduced.