Utah Approves funds to Fight Feds
April 2015 by Associated PressRepublican legislators say the funding is necessary to protect state interests...
It was a milestone day in the battle to maintain the rights of miners to dredge on federal mining claims in California.
The settlement did not grant an immediate approval for the project, but it did begin to clear the way for the company to apply for federal permits—a path the Obama administration previously had thwarted.
• Trump cabinet forming
• Last minute regulations
• California suction dredging
• Increase in claim fees
• Impact of recent elections
• Current suction gold dredging status in California
• Parks in Southern California
In other words, just like those that move next to an airport and then complain about the noise, Mr. Riskedahl deliberately went out of his way to “witness and document the effects of suction dredge mining,” and when he found some, he was annoyed by it!
PLF scores another win for property rights
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