An archival photo of a gravel mine. Joseph Hardesty and Jay Schneider shut down their graving mining operation near Sloughhouse in 2010.
An archival photo of a gravel mine. Joseph Hardesty and Jay Schneider shut down their graving mining operation near Sloughhouse in 2010. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee Staff Photo
An archival photo of a gravel mine. Joseph Hardesty and Jay Schneider shut down their graving mining operation near Sloughhouse in 2010. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee Staff Photo
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These miners won a massive $107 million ruling against Sac County. Will it stand?

May 17, 2017 04:00 AM