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Juneau Assembly addresses future threats to Kensington permits


Last updated 5/31/2009 at Noon

Although the Supreme Court is still deliberating the fate of the Kensington project's tailings permits the Juneau assembly is proactively opposing proposed federal legislation that could override a ruling in favor of Coeur.

The Juneau Assembly passed a resolution April 6 opposing the U.S. House bill H.R. 1310, the "Clean Water Protection Act," by a margin of 5-4. The assembly's opposition to H...

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