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Scott Beauchamp

Scott Beauchamp

Scott Beauchamp is policy director of Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness.

COMMENTARY

PolyMet lost; now it’s up to Walz to protect our water | Opinion

By: - May 6, 2021

In response to the recent Minnesota Supreme Court decision stopping — for now — PolyMet’s copper-sulfide mine in northeastern Minnesota, the company’s CEO spun the ruling as a “big win” and insisted they are excited to move forward quickly.  This response leaves out the Lake Superior-sized elephant in the room: The Supreme Court struck down PolyMet’s permit […]