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Financial Difficulties Looming for Uranium Company?

On Nov. 1, Powertech Uranium Corp., a Canadian uranium prospecting company, filed a lawsuit against the Colorado Mined Land Reclamation Board and Mike King, Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Natural Resources. The lawsuit, filed through its South Dakota subsidiary Powertech (USA) Inc., claims that recently-adopted rules and regulations implementing House Bill 08-1161 and Senate Bill 08-228 are arbitrary, capricious and exceed Colorado statutory authority. The action was filed in Denver State District Court.

Read More:

The Voice of Wellington (December 1, 2010): Uranium Mining Goes to Court Jay Davis

North Forty News (December 2010): Powertech takes on state mining regulations in lawsuit by Dan MacArthur

Fort Collins Coloradoan (November 11, 2010): Powertech Uranium lawsuit: Cleaning groundwater too expensive, burdensome by Bobby Magill




        
 

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