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By Chris Aadland and Nick Reynolds
Casper Star-Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange 

Hunting ruling raises questions

 

July 4, 2019



CASPER — A recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling affirming tribal hunting rights has Wyoming officials worried about the potential effect of unregulated off -reservation hunting — a concern some tribal officials dismissed as “misguided.” 

With the case likely still far from settled, state officials told lawmakers on Thursday during a meeting in Gillette that they were concerned the ruling could complicate wildlife management if more tribal members, including citizens of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe, begin off -reservation hunting in Wyoming. 

The worry comes after a Supreme Court ruling...



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