Uranium – The Street reported that Virginia's uranium mining opponents voted to block a legislation that would ultimately end a decades-old state-wide moratorium. The decision, wildly supported by the Senate.
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Uranium – Reuters reported the Queensland, Australia government has lifted a uranium mining ban as it considers exporting the yellowcake to India.
Uranium – CNBC reported two environmental groups opposed to lifting a 30 year uranium mining ban in Virginia have petitioned the governor to disregard the findings of a state panel.
Uranium – SMH reported an uranium mining ban is likely to come to and end soon in New South Wales, Australia.
Uranium – Platts reported Virginia's governor has requested the legislature to keep a uranium mining ban in place for 2012.
Uranium – Virginia Uranium Inc. values the Virginia ore deposit to potentially be worth $8 billion to $10 billion. The company maintains the mining can be done safely, and provide hundreds of jobs in an economically depressed area of the state.