Nevada: Mining tax initiative before judge

Fri, Mar 19 2010 — Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Lawyers for the Nevada Mining Association are going before a judge in Carson City to try to block a ballot petition drive aimed at raising taxes on the mining industry. District Judge James Wilson scheduled a 2 p.m. hearing Friday on the bid to keep the initiative off the ballot this fall based on claims it’s unconstitutional.

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