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Judge bars slaughter of Nev. mare in tribal roundup

Published by Scott Sonner, Associated Press on Jan 23, 2019

January 21, 2019

A federal judge has granted a northern Nevada woman's request for a court order to protect her horse after she says it was stolen during a tribal roundup and fears it could be headed for the slaughterhouse.

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American Wild Horse Campaign Files Suit Against The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe

Published by KOH News Talk on Jan 22, 2019

January 18, 2019

The American Wild Horse Campaign and a private citizen in Palomino Valley have filed a lawsuit against the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe and the Nevada Department of Agriculture to stop the transport of wild horses removed from the range in a recent roundup.

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Lawsuit filed over Tribal roundup of horses in Palomino Valley

Published by KOLO TV on Jan 17, 2019

January 16, 2019

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APNewsBreak: Agency built pen for possible horse slaughter

Published by Scott Sonner, Associated Press on Jan 15, 2019

January 15, 2019

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service has built its first corral for wild horses, which could allow it to bypass federal restrictions and sell the animals for slaughter.

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Feds Begin Selling Wild Horses Captured in California for $1 Each

Published by Lorraine Chow, Eco Watch on Dec 20, 2018

December 19, 2018

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The Two Sides to Onaqui Mountain Wild Horse Population

Published by KXAZ News on Dec 19, 2018

December 18, 2018

Where do YOU stand on the population control measures being proposed for wild horses in the Onaqui Mountain Herd Management Area?

Here is the BLM’s plan:

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Sale, possible slaughter of California horses delayed while they get their day in court

Published by Andrew Sheeler, Fresno Bee on Dec 12, 2018

December 10, 2018

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Bureau of Land Management backs out of plan to sterilize wild horses

Published by Zach Fitzner, Earth.com on Dec 10, 2018

December 7, 2018

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Public hearing set on BLM’s wild horse management

Published by Moab Sun News on Dec 10, 2018

December 6, 2018

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Todd Gloria Introduces Bill to Protect California’s Wild Horses from Slaughter

Published by Chris Jennewein, Times of San Diego on Dec 10, 2018

December 5, 2018

Assemblymember Todd Gloria has introduced new state legislation to protect California’s wild horses from roundup and slaughter by the federal government.

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California lawmakers move to get tough with feds on wild horse slaughter

Published by Andrew Sheeler, Sacramento Bee on Dec 6, 2018

December 4, 2018

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I-Team: Nevada wild horses face uncertain future after roundups

Published by Vanessa Murphy, Las Vegas Now on Nov 20, 2018

November 19, 2018

LAS VEGAS - Emergency after emergency after emergency, the Bureau of Land Management frequently announces emergency roundups of wild horses.

But are these really emergencies? And what happens to the horses once they are captured?

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