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Plains Demanded No Freeport Investor Vote as Condition of Deal

Dec. 28 (Bloomberg) -- Plains Exploration & Production Co., which earlier this month agreed to be bought by Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., told Freeport it wasn’t interested in a deal if it required a vote by the acquirer’s shareholders, according to a filing.

Plains terminated talks with Freeport on the deal in September and restarted them a month later, Houston-based Plains said today in a filing.

To contact the reporter on this story: Simon Casey in New York at scasey4@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Simon Casey at scasey4@bloomberg.net

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