BP (BP) has said repeatedly it will pay for the disastrous oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. But...

|By:, SA News Editor

BP (BP) has said repeatedly it will pay for the disastrous oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. But it has no intention of going it alone: Newly released documents show that BP in early June demanded nearly $400M from partners Anadarko Petroleum (APC) and Mitsui Oil Exploration - roughly 40% of the $1B it spent in May.