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The LBM Daily Newsletter: February 22, 2017.
Legal Challenge Over Monument Expansion
Former President Obama's expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in Oregon has met a legal challenge from lumber companies claiming the land is dedicated to timber production under the O&C Lands Act. Murphy Co. and Murphy Timber Investments LLC say removing the land from BLM management will jeopardize the company's log supply.

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