'Fake fishermen' angle for BP cash

There is concern among fishermen in Louisiana in the US that "fake fishermen" are making fradulent claims to get a slice of BP's compensation money following the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

BP has paid out more than $308m to individuals and businesses since the disaster, but there is concern some of the money may have fallen into the wrong hands.

The BBC's Robyn Bresnahan reports.

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