The group behind the effort to end the hunting of wolves in Michigan is challenging a state law that bars out-of-state circulators from gathering petition signatures. A coalition of groups including Keep Michigan Wolves Protected filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Detroit yesterday arguing that Michigan’s requirement that petition circulators be from the state is unconstitutional. The groups contend the prohibition on non-Michigan residents circulating petitions violates the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution as well as the Constitution’s Commerce Clause.
DNR Paused Burn Permits Due To Dry Conditions
Unusually dry conditions have raised fire danger levels to high or very high around the …