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August 19, 2014 2:36 PM

Billionaire coal operator admits to hundreds of violations in multi-million-dollar settlement

A billionaire coal operator has admitted to hundreds of surface-mining violations in Eastern Kentucky and has agreed to post $10.8 million in bonding to ensure reclamation.

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