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Wyoming Sheriffs Put Federal Officers on Choke Chains



County sheriffs in Wyoming are insisting that all federal law enforcement officers and personnel from federal regulatory agencies must clear all their activities in a Wyoming county with the Sheriff's Office. Speaking at a press conference following the recent US District Court decision (case No 2:96-cv-099-J) Bighorn County Sheriff Dave Mattis stated that all federal officials are forbidden to enter his county without his prior approval.

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Comment by Ronald Whittaker
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 I applaud this sheriff and others like him who recognize the problem of federal overreach and putting the feds in their place.

Comment by Gene Kernan
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Uh, "recent"?  Case was begun 15 years ago, and ended 14 years ago,  I know some people claim long memories, but...

Comment by Don Wills
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Ernie!! A 15 year old story that is moot now. The sheriff mentioned is long gone. How about some of today's news!