Update: People v. Rinehart
July 2016 by Scott HarnThe law is on our side, but we’ve seen some crazy rulings coming out of courtrooms lately. I believe Rinehart will win his case, but then we move on to the State Water Resources Control Board.
• Positive bill passes House
• Anti-mining bill dies in Washington State
In every sense, this was a witch hunt with a preconceived agenda to heavily restrict or outright prohibit most small-scale mining in Oregon.
Oregon Senate passes Senate Bill 3
“The evidence is clear—mineral deposits alone are not enough to attract precious commodity investment dollars...”
The paper’s crack reporters filed requests under the Freedom of Information Act, demanding public release of “secret” emails explaining why the Interior Department recommended, and President Trump approved, shrinking Bears’ Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante National Monuments.
Please note that new mining claims filed on or after September 1, 2019, will be subject to the new fee schedule.
- Proposed budget for EPA
- California SB 1222
- 640 million acres and counting
- Gold and silver bullion
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