BOUCHERVILLE, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 19, 2013) - Strateco Resources Inc. ("Strateco") (TSX:RSC)(FRANKFURT:RF9) is pleased to announce that its request for special case management of its motion for mandamus and declaratory judgement has been favourably received by the Associate Chief Justice of the Quebec Superior Court, and that the Honourable Justice Danielle Blondin of the Quebec Superior Court has been appointed for that purpose.

Furthermore, Strateco and the Attorney General of Quebec have not opposed the application by the Grand Council of the Crees, the Regional Cree Authority and the Cree Nation of Mistissini to intervene in relation to the motion for mandamus and declaratory judgment.

This news release contains "forward-looking statements" subject to certain risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that these statements will prove to be correct. Actual results and future events could differ significantly from those implied by such statements. These risks and uncertainties are discussed in the annual report filed with the securities commissions of British Colombia, Alberta, Ontario and Quebec.

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