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Exxon challenges U.S. claims

It seeks hearing on order, proposed fines of $2.6 million

Posted: December 7, 2013 at 3:35 a.m.

Exxon Mobil on Friday formally challenged federal allegations that it had violated nine safety regulations before its Pegasus pipeline ruptured last spring, spilling an estimated 210,000 gallons of heavy crude oil into a Mayflower neighborhood.

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