Minnesota Delays Decision on Mineral Leases
November 2011 by Patrick CondonLandowners complained that mineral mining on or near their property could damage property values while leaving them without a cut of potential profits.
• PLP continues the fight for miners' rights
• Oregon miners fight back
• Bills address strategic minerals
If we lose, the radical environmentalists have a roadmap to replicate their success everywhere.
• Our Federal Landlord
• One down, two to go
• Challenging timing windows in Washington State
• More roadblocks to mining
Judge Ochoa went so far as to call the California permit scheme “unenforceable.”
• California suction dredging
• House shows support for public land use
First, the US Forest Service does not have any authority to enforce or administer any “claim jumping” laws, period.
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