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The government in Manila has filed suit in Nevada against Placer Dome, fifth largest mining company in the world and major stockholder in a company that mined more than $1-billion of copper in the Phillipines. As Ky Plaskon reports, the suit claims widespread environmental damage there.

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Oct 11, 2005

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