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Claims of mistreatment of wild horses invokes cries to halt roundup

Published by Jennifer Weaver, KUTV on Aug 8, 2018

August 7, 2018

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Critics Say New Rule Could Send Wild Horses To The Slaughterhouse

Published by Nate Hegyi, Wyoming Public Radio on Jul 23, 2018

July 23, 2018

When outsiders think of the American West, they probably think of mustangs.

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Drought forces emergency measures for U.S. West's wild horses

Published by Associated Press on Jul 23, 2018

July 23, 2018 

SALT LAKE CITY — Harsh drought conditions in parts of the American West are pushing wild horses to the brink and spurring extreme measures to protect them.

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Concerns over new BLM policies on wild horse sales

Published by Jennifer Auh, Fox 10 Phoenix on Jul 19, 2018

July 18, 2018

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Activists fear mass roundup of wild horses with government rule change

Published by Meena Venkataramanan, ABC News on Jul 19, 2018

July 19, 2018

Wild horses, often considered elegant symbols of the American West, may be in danger with a new rule change by the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Land Management.

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Protesters object to plans to round up 50 wild horses outside Gardnerville

Published by Claire Cudahy, Nevada Appeal on Jul 18, 2018

"Hey hey BLM, why not let our horses stay?" and "We love our mustangs" were the rallying cries of around 50 people protesting a scheduled roundup of wild horses outside the Bureau of Land Management State Office in Reno on Tuesday.

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Wild Horse Advocates explore next step

Published by Kurt Hildebrand, The Record-Courier on Jul 16, 2018

With federal officials a no-show at Thursday's meeting in Fish Springs, residents are discussing bringing their opposition to a plan to round up wild horses in the Pine Nuts to them.

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Fish Springs community opposes BLM wild horse roundup

Published by Gurajpal Sangha, Kolo TV on Jul 13, 2018

GARDNERVILLE, Nev. (KOLO) -- The Fish Springs community is voicing its opposition to a BLM-proposed plan that looks to remove wild horses from the Pine Nut Mountains Herd Management area.

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Bureau Of Land Management Sued Over Plans For Wild Horse Removal

Published by Paulick Report Staff, Paulick Report on Jul 3, 2018

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) was sued by wild horse advocates regarding a plan to remove wild horses from land in rural Nevada. The plaintiffs include Western Watersheds Project, American Wild Horse Campaign, The Cloud Foundation and land owner Laura Cunningham.

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Lawsuit aims to stop BLM from removing Lincoln County wild horses

Published by Henry Brean, Las Vegas Review-Journal on Jul 3, 2018

Wild horse advocates and conservationists are suing to block the Bureau of Land Management from rounding up and removing all horses from a vast swath of public land in Lincoln County.

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Feds Sued Over Plan to Cull Wild Horses in Nevada

Published by Brad Kutner, Courthouse News Service on Jun 29, 2018

WASHINGTON (CN) – Wild horse advocates sued Bureau of Land Management Wednesday over a plan to remove wild horses from tracts of land in rural Nevada.

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