Wolf Lawsuit Moves to Wyoming


0  Updated at 7:14 pm, November 26th, 2012 By: Managing Editor
Share This Story

(CHEYENNE, Wyo.) – A lawsuit over wolf management operations has moved to a Wyoming court.

Several environmental groups filed the lawsuit in Washington D.C. earlier this month, asking the federal government to place Wyoming’s wolves under the Endangered Species Act. Lawyers for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service say the move to a Wyoming court is more appropriate for the case.

Federal officials approved a plan Oct. 1 that allows for wolves to be shot on sight in nearly 80 percent of the state.

Stories You May Be Interested In:

Lead singer of Soundgarden dies while on tour

18 May 2017

Madison Park, Keith Allen and Andreas Preuss, CNN