Legislative and Regulatory Update
April 2010 by Scott Harn• Setback in California suction dredging fight
• Appeals court hears arguments on forest roads rule
• States push back on firearms
We have tentatively scheduled a date for next year’s show and we want you to know it’s not going to be on Easter weekend!
…some miners are doing exceptionally well… with a few obtaining amounts estimated in the millions of dollars.
In its typical ham-handed approach to limiting government power, Congress specified that “critical habitat shall not include the entire geographical area which can be occupied by the threatened or endangered species”...
Some ask if a prospector can collect an entire ounce in a day. It is possible; I’ve done it before.
At one time or another, many miners will look seriously at purchasing a mining claim...Usually it’s a significant financial commitment, so how do you know if you are getting a good deal?
When a federal employee decided to make a safety video for miners, she didn’t expect to reopen 30-year-old wounds from one of the nation’s worst mining disasters. But a roomful of tough men had watery eyes as they watched the film “You Are My Sunshine,” which recounted the Sunshine Mine disaster of 1972 that claimed 91 lives.
We can either surrender or draw a line in the sand and fight to hold the remaining mining rights we still have.
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