firearms http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Senate approves bill to thin bison herds http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/senate-approves-bill-thin-bison-herds <p></p><p></p><p>The State Legislature passed a bill that would allow hunters to try and thin wild bison herds in northwest Wyoming.&nbsp; But an amendment added in the Senate led to a lot of debate in the House.&nbsp;</p><p>The Senate amendment would give $250,000 to the Wyoming Attorney General’s office to defend the second amendment rights of Wyoming citizens “to possess and use any firearm” that is useful in hunting bison.&nbsp; Many saw this as a way to add a gun rights law to a bill that deals with bison hunting.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 00:27:10 +0000 Bob Beck 37302 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Senate approves bill to thin bison herds