Hecla Mining (HL -0.7%) ends its attempt to acquire U.S. Silver (USSIF.PK) after the developer...

|About: Hecla Mining Co. (HL)|By:, SA News Editor

Hecla Mining (HL -0.7%) ends its attempt to acquire U.S. Silver (USSIF.PK) after the developer of silver resources in Idaho said that a sufficient number of its common shareholders voted to approve a transaction with RX Gold & Silver. U.S. Silver had asked shareholders to reject Hecla's hostile bid.