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United States

6 June 2006

Mail Tribune (Oregon)

CENTRAL POINT — A local gun club faces more than $17,000 in fines for illegally dumping about 17 tons of lead-contaminated debris on its East Vilas Road property. The extent of contamination around Medford Rifle and Pistol Club remains unknown after the group removed sand piles containing bullet debris, said Jeff Bachman, spokesman for the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality. The club exhibited a "reckless lack of regard" for the threat to groundwater,... (

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