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Chile's Supreme Court Confirms Block on Barrick Gold

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Chile's Supreme Court confirmed on Wednesday the suspension of Barrick Gold Corp.'s Pascua-Lama gold mine straddling the border with Argentina, but the court stopped short of ordering a re-evaluation of the environmental permit for the $8.5 billion project high in the Andes. An indigenous community living below the mine had asked the Supreme Court to revoke Barrick's li