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Judge hears motion to dismiss suit over proposed Pebble Mine

ANCHORAGE - A federal judge was considering Thursday whether a lawsuit alleging federal regulators were in cahoots with opponents of a proposed Alaska mine can proceed. U.S. District Judge H.
Judge to hear arguments in Pebble case against EPA

...Environmental Protection Agency worked with critics of the proposed Pebble Mine with a predetermined goal to block the project.The lawsuit was...transparent and inclusive of all views, including for proponents of the Pebble Mine," the agency said.
Judge: Parts of lawsuit vs. EPA over Pebble Mine can proceed

...decided to allow portions of a lawsuit brought against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency by the group behind the Pebble Mine project to proceed.In its lawsuit, Pebble Limited Partnership alleged that the EPA violated federal law by establishing...
Judge allows for subpoena in Pebble lawsuit

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A federal judge says the group behind the proposed Pebble Mine can serve a subpoena on an Internet services provider to preserve emails from a former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...
Judge clarifies order in Pebble Mine case

...while a lawsuit is pending, must stop all work related to a process that could restrict or prohibit development of the Pebble Mine, a federal judge says.The action comes after U.S. District Judge H. Russel Holland last month restrained the...
Voters approve ballot initiatives on marijuana, minimum wage, Bristol Bay mining

...would come in the form of a law finding the operation would not constitute a danger to the region's world-class salmon fishery.The measure has implications for the massive proposed gold-and-copper project known as the Pebble Mine.
Races motivate peninsula voters

...want to see Sullivan resurrect discussion on the Pebble Mine. For some, the Senate vote had less to do with...Bay. The measure is a response to the proposed Pebble Mine. "The Pebble Mine is part of the worst idea anybody came up with...
Reader disappointed with Clarion stance

...on my bad side in the fishing debate. Changing the configuration of the Senate may very well doom Alaska to having Pebble Mine ramrodded through the permitting process and cleared for completion in the salmon streams of Bristol Bay. Ten or 20...
Welles hopes to take cost effective approach to borough

...some of the most restrictive mining requirements in the country to protect waterways and would like to see work on the Pebble Mine in Bristol Bay do the same."We have a huge amount to contribute to our republic with our natural resources and we...
Tribes seek to intervene in Pebble lawsuit

...U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in a lawsuit challenging EPA's authority to potentially block the proposed Pebble Mine. United Tribes of Bristol Bay petitioned EPA in 2010 to look at the potential impacts the project could have on the...


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