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Bitter legal row over controversial Qld mine back in court

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Opponents of a controversial planned mine expansion in Queenslands south west have voiced their outrage at a mining giants new application before the Land Court.The Oakey Coal Action Alliance (OCAA) has been locked in a legal battle for years over the planned expansion of the New Acland coal mine, more than 180km west of Brisbane, but the stoush is back to square one.
New Acland Coal, a subsidiary of miner New Hope Group, has sought approval for the project since 2007 but it has faced fierce opposition…

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