Ex-Mining Exec Criticizes Federal Prosecutors

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Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship finished a year-long prison term and immediately took to Twitter to criticize federal prosecutors and regulators and to challenge West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin to a debate, the Wall Street Journal reports. Blankenship, 67, was convicted in 2015 on a misdemeanor charge of conspiring to violate federal mine-safety laws at Massey’s Upper . . .

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