Patriot Coal Reaches Accord With Labor Union on Retiree Benefits

Patriot Coal Corp. (PCXCQ), the miner that filed for Chapter 11 reorganization in July 2012, reached an agreement with the United Mine Workers of America on collective bargaining and healthcare benefits for union retirees.

Patriot commented today in a statement.

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