Donations swayed BC on Prosperity?

Did hundreds of thousands of dollars in donatinos help convince a provincial government to approve a gold mine?

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Did hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations help convince a provincial government to approve a gold mine?

The Tsilhqot’in people from British Columbia’s interior believe the answer is yes.

As the fate of the Prosperity mine project is debated by Ottawa, new information about donations to B.C.’s ruling Liberal Pary are raising questions.

APTN National News reporter Rob Smith has more.

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