ExxonMobil ordered to submit Pegasus docs

Major spill: spilled crude oil is seen in a drainage ditch near evacuated homes near Starlite Road in Mayflower, Arkansas on Sunday

A US federal judge has denied ExxonMobil's bid to dismiss a government lawsuit and instead ordered the Texas-based supermajor to hand over documents going back decades on a pipeline that ruptured last year and inundated an Arkansas town with oil.

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