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"… tal crimes in the United States. The case revolves around Venezuelan-owned Citgo Petroleum’s decade-long violation of the federal Clean Air Act at its re …"

"… the federal Clean Air Act at its refinery in Corpus Christi. In 2007, the Citgo refinery became the first to be criminally convicted of violating the Clea …"

"… se finally sentenced the company. U.S. District Judge John D. Rainey fined Citgo a little more than $2 million — a penalty prosecutors said would not det …"

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"… hey have been deemed crime victims — are asking a federal judge to force Citgo Petroleum Corp. to set up multimillion-dollar trust funds to cover medical …"

"… tion costs, in a case with national ramifications.A jury in 2007 convicted Citgo of criminal violations of the Clean Air Act, concluding that the company …"

"… ould testify at the sentencing hearing and, perhaps, win compensation from Citgo. Rainey granted that status on Sept. 14 and postponed the hearing.In a cou …"

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"… wever, whether the residents will speak at next week's hearing. …"

"… of environmental and worker safety violations continue to plague the plant.Citgo was convicted in June 2007 of two criminal counts stemming from 10 years o …"

"… its filing this week, the Justice Department asks a federal judge to fine Citgo $2,090,000, the maximum allowed under the statute, and put the company on …"

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"… U.S. Chemical Safety Board, which has sent a team of investigators to the Citgo refinery in Corpus Christi. It’s not yet clear how much of the acid, kno …"

"… the path of a toxic cloud in the event of an accident.A close call at the Citgo refinery was one of three major accidents involving HF in 2009. The CSB in …"

"… 9. The CSB investigated that accident and issued urgent recommendations to Citgo. The board doesn’t have authority to issue citations or impose penalties …"

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"… tions are hardly immediate.Almost four years ago, a federal jury convicted Citgo Petroleum Corp. of two criminal violations of the Clean Air Act, having fo …"

"… lcrest.That was in June 2007. To the dismay of the refinery’s neighbors, Citgo still hasn’t been sentenced — a delay legal scholars say is unusual. A …"

"… still hasn’t been sentenced — a delay legal scholars say is unusual. A Citgo lawyer blames federal prosecutors for the delay.In the Exxon case, environ …"

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"… relocate to a decent place. …"

"… lcrest.That was in June 2007. To the dismay of the refinery’s neighbors, Citgo still hasn’t been sentenced — a delay legal scholars say is unusual. A …"

"… still hasn’t been sentenced — a delay legal scholars say is unusual. A Citgo lawyer blames federal prosecutors for the delay.The judge in the case rece …"

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"… ning, Herrera and a co-worker, Aaron Salinas, had scaled a scaffold at the Citgo East refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, and were busy preparing the Crude …"

"… failed to provide personal protective equipment.OSHA also found fault with Citgo, citing it for four serious violations. Citgo paid a $10,000 fine for thre …"

"… t.OSHA also found fault with Citgo, citing it for four serious violations. Citgo paid a $10,000 fine for three of the violations, including failure to insp …"

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"… the acid, known as HF, were released over nine days in July 2009 from the Citgo East refinery in Corpus Christi. The finding exceeds previous estimates by …"

"… estimated that at least 4,000 pounds of HF went beyond plant boundaries. Citgo maintains that only 30 pounds escaped. The order calls the accident an & …"

"… er calls the accident an “avoidable emissions event,” and says Citgo committed six violations of state air and water pollution rules. The com …"

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"… r and spawning a fire that burned for more than two days. The blast at the Citgo East refinery unleashed a chemical unknown to many Americans, though it is …"

"… l. Nor are government officials. After the 2009 release in Corpus Christi, Citgo told state regulators that only 30 pounds of the acid escaped plant bounda …"

"… t at least 4,000 pounds left the refinery and concluded that failures in a Citgo water system meant to contain HF had nearly led to a bigger release.And wh …"

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"… toasted for his diligent efforts on behalf of the industry.In March 2003, Citgo Petroleum Corporation flew Rep. John Sullivan, R-Okla., to Dallas to meet …"

"… p. John Sullivan, R-Okla., to Dallas to meet with company officials "about Citgo staying in Tulsa," according to a travel disclosure document obtained by t …"

"… ained by the Center.The one-day trip just happened to fall on the day that Citgo-sponsored racer Jeff Burton competed in the Samsung/RadioShack 500 at the …"