A 138-year-old law blocks serious hardrock mining reform, despite the untiring work of activists.
by Paul Larmer,
Nov 21, 2010
Year after year, Nevada Sen. Harry Reid has stood squarely in the path of every attempt to reform the 1872 Mining Law. Plus: The Energy Department wants to dump tons of deadly mercury, most likely in the West.
by Ray Ring ,
Aug 03, 2009