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Hearing to investigate how state regulators handled PolyMet permit

Hearing to investigate how state regulators handled PolyMet permit Photo: KSTP-TV

Updated: January 21, 2020 05:17 PM

Legal challenges to the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine enter a new phase this week.

A Minnesota judge will open a fact-finding hearing Tuesday into allegations that state regulators improperly tried to suppress serious concerns by federal regulators about the project’s risks.

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