Chesapeake Energy (CHK) was fined $765K late yesterday by the Department of the Interior for...

|About: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)|By:, SA News Editor

Chesapeake Energy (CHK) was fined $765K late yesterday by the Department of the Interior for misreporting oil and natural gas sales volumes on royalty reporting forms from May 2011 through July 2012 related to leases in Oklahoma. CHK says the payments at issue totaled less than $500 and intends to request a hearing on the civil penalty.