Peru's carte blanche for big mining leaves highlanders behind, battling contamination

  • by: FRANK BAJAK , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 6, 2014 - 11:15 PM

SAN ANTONIO DE JUPROG, Peru — The Marzano-Velasquez clan lived a simple, pastoral life on a mountain that happened to sit atop the world's largest known copper-and-zinc deposit.

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