Yellowbear http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Northern Arapaho man loses bid to appeal ruling in infant death case http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/northern-arapaho-man-loses-bid-appeal-ruling-infant-death-case <p>A Northern Arapaho man has lost another bid to challenge his conviction in the beating death of his infant daughter.</p><p>Andrew John Yellowbear Jr. is serving a life sentence in the death of 22-month-old Marcela Hope Yellowbear in 2004.</p><p>He had argued Wyoming lacked authority to prosecute him because the area of Riverton where Marcela died was legally part of the Wind River Indian Reservation. The U.S. Supreme Court earlier this year declined to consider that argument.</p> Sat, 05 Nov 2011 00:42:46 +0000 Willow Belden 15060 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org