BP, Transocean (RIG) and Halliburton (HAL) are initial targets of a federal criminal probe which...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor
BP, Transocean (RIG) and Halliburton (HAL) are initial targets of a federal criminal probe which aims "to examine whether their cozy relations with federal regulators contributed to the oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico," the Washington Post reports. It could take more than a year before charges are filed.