Fighting and Winning Without a Lawyer
August 2013 by Steve HicksThis article may not be as interesting as someone describing a big nugget find in Australia...but right now the biggest obstacle to mining is our government.
• Reopening closed areas
• Not so happy birthday
• Even more support for the PLP
A proposed constitutional amendment to raise the cap on mining taxes can proceed as written, a state judge ruled March 14.
• SB 637
• Public land users cry "fowl"
• BLM claim fees rise
• Critical minerals bill
• Sage-grouse habitat
• Forest Service to revisit 228 regulations
• WOTUS Executive Order suspended
• Settlement hearings
• Fighting back
The Bawl Mill • Ask the Experts • Ask the Experts • Ask the Experts • Ask the Experts • Common Mistakes of the New Detectorist • The Pearce Mineralized Area, Dragoon Mountains, Arizona—Part II • Mining for Gemstones and Mineral Specimens • The Essentials of Dry Washing • Fortymile, Alaska Prospecting Adventure • Court Says Emergency Rule in California Unjustified • Sampling Placer Stockpiles • Lower Prices Bring Layoffs • Prospecting Research • Buyer Beware! Counterfeit Metal Detectors • Melman on Gold & Silver • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices • Underground in the Original 16-1 Mine