Lawmakers have advanced a number of controversial gun bills under immense pressure from lobby groups and the public.
With more bills than time, legislative leadership says this session is all about establishing priorities. But what are they?
The Wyoming Legislature attacked jury trial rights by passing the Ski Safety Act, an immunity measure disguised as a safety law.
Gov Mead welcomes Magpul Industries to Wyoming
— January 2, 2014
CHEYENNE, Wyo., (press release) – Magpul Industries has announced that it will relocate its manufacturing, distribution and shipping operations to Cheyenne, Wyoming. Governor Matt Mead expressed his support in …
The controversies over curtailing use of lead shot for bird hunting pale in contrast to the latest debate about banning use of lead ammunition for all hunting. At first blush, one might point out that a typical bird hunter might fire dozens or even a hundred rounds in an exciting day of hunting, whereas a deer or elk hunter might fire once, or a few times. How much lead are we talking about from big game hunting? The problem is this: lead bullets used for big game hunting, larger and heavier than shotshell pellets, hit the target with ferocious velocity, causing massive fragmentation and penetration of muscles and organs. Gut piles and trimmed out ruined (“bloodshot”) muscle tissues are left in the field, to be consumed by vultures, eagles, magpies, crows and mammals.