Original Sixteen to One Goes to Court—Challenges MSHA Citations Part II
May 2001 by Guest WriterIn the April 2001 issue of ICMJ, we published the opening statement of Michael Miller, President of Original Sixteen to One, in his administrative challenge of MSHA citations. Following is Michael Miller’s closing statement.
I was amazed and surprised, and I took a moment to admire how beautiful this coarse chunk of gold was. It later weighed exactly one-half ounce.
• By the numbers
• Apparently Americans deserve more of the same...
Since 1986, I have spent the summer months camped out on a river, looking for gold. The summer of 2000 was no exception.
Q: I’ve been using a computer program that lists both active and closed mining claims. Can you tell me the definition of a closed claim and why they would be shown?
One such aim is to infiltrate the education system and thereby insure that our children and grandchildren become thoroughly indoctrinated with the environmental point of view.
I poked my head out of the water and said, “You won’t believe what I am going to show you!”
Normally we do not cover gem and mineral shows, but this one is a little different. The Tucson (Arizona) Gem and Mineral show is the sales source for so many small mining operations, I felt I had to address this show and its possibilities for the small miner.
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