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Federal wildlife regulators unlikely to participate in wolf management appeal

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Attorney General’s office does not expect the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to join in any appeals to the recent federal district court ruling that returned wolf management in Wyoming to federal control.

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Wyoming will not oppose 3rd-party fundraising in federal case

Wyoming will not oppose 3rd-party fundraising in federal case

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Attorney General’s office filed a motion Wednesday to move forward unopposed to a motion that would change campaign finance laws giving third-party candidates the opportunity to raise funds during primary elections.

July 17, 2014 5:37 am Photos



State asks Hill to prepare for return to office

CHEYENNE -- The state is asking Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill to prepare to return to office.

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Wyoming AG claims Cheyenne lawyer misled court

CHEYENNE — The Wyoming attorney general's office claims a Cheyenne criminal defense lawyer intentionally tried to mislead the state Supreme Court by falsely claiming a government witness had vouched for the credibility of a juvenile victim in a sexual assault case. The lawyer denies the allegation.

September 05, 2013 3:19 pmLoading…
Mead appoints Peter Michael as Wyoming AG

Mead appoints Peter Michael as Wyoming AG

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead has named Peter Michael, a veteran lawyer, to serve as Wyoming attorney general.

September 04, 2013 1:13 pm Photos



Local bank consolidates, moves into new digs

Little Horn State Bank completed a year of major changes by moving in mid-December into a new building at 2900 Central Ave., by Brewer Dental Center.

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Woman in lost wallet case settles with Casper police officers

CASPER, Wyo. — The Natrona County woman who landed in jail after refusing to turn over a lost wallet to police has settled her federal lawsuit with the officers who arrested her.

September 13, 2012 11:30 pmLoading…

Wyoming sets up Medicaid fraud website and hotline

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming residents now have two ways to easily report potential Medicaid fraud thanks to a new state website and hotline.

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Wyoming Supreme Court considers Sheridan homicide

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A Sheridan man serving life without parole on a murder conviction in the January 2010 killing of another man deserves a new trial, a lawyer told the Wyoming Supreme Court on Thursday.

June 21, 2012 4:30 pmLoading…
State questions Maxfield's legal standing in Wyoming term limits lawsuit

State questions Maxfield's legal standing in Wyoming term limits lawsuit

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The Wyoming attorney general's office is questioning whether Secretary of State Max Maxfield has the legal standing to challenge the state's term limits law.

March 23, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

State agencies investigate claims made against Wyoming Department of Education

CASPER, Wyo. — The Department of Administration and Information and Attorney General’s office are looking into claims made earlier this week against the Wyoming Department of Education by a former department division director.

February 03, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

Judge denies state's request in term limits case

CHEYENNE — Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield doesn't need to sue himself in his lawsuit challenging term limits for statewide elected officials.

January 27, 2012 7:05 pmLoading…

Wyoming AG says abortion protest case pointless

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The office of the Wyoming attorney general has asked a federal judge to deny an anti-abortion group’s request to allow the group to display its materials in a walkway leading to the state Capitol during next month’s legislative session.

January 20, 2012 4:20 pmLoading…

Officials ban public displays in tunnel

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The state’s top elected officials on Wednesday voted to ban public displays and demonstrations in the Herschler Gallery, the underground tunnel that connects the Wyoming Capitol to the Herschler Office Building.

January 18, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

Medicaid fraud on the rise in Montana, Wyoming

CODY, Wyo. — Medicaid fraud has remained a steady crime over the past few years, costing programs in Wyoming and Montana tens of millions of dollars, state figures show.

January 15, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Wyoming AG wants secretary of State to sue himself

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The Wyoming attorney general's office wants a district judge to list Secretary of State Max Maxfield as a defendant in Maxfield's own lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of term limits for him and other statewide elected officials.

January 09, 2012 3:19 pmLoading…

Cody woman ordered to pay $22,000 for Medicaid fraud

CODY, Wyo. — The state's attorney general said Monday that a Cody woman was convicted and sentenced to a suspended prison term for the fraudulent billing of Wyoming Medicaid.

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Wyoming attorney general: New at-will state employees must be compensated

CASPER, Wyo. — Changing permanent state employees to at-will status as recommended by the Department of Administration and Information would require compensation, according to the state's attorney general's office.

October 11, 2011 11:45 pmLoading…
Wyoming AG: reject death row inmate Eaton's appeal

Wyoming AG: reject death row inmate Eaton's appeal

CHEYENNE — Death row inmate Dale Eaton doesn't deserve lengthy federal appeals hearings before the state executes him, lawyers for the state of Wyoming told a federal judge.

November 16, 2010 12:48 pmLoading…

Drug companies to pay nearly $50,000

CHEYENNE - Four pharmaceutical companies have reached a nearly $50,000 settlement with the state of Wyoming for allegedly submitting false claims to the Medicaid program.

October 21, 2009 10:35 pmLoading…

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