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Lawmakers decline to back independent expenditure bill

CASPER, Wyo. — A legislative panel declined to sponsor a bill that would have required increased financial disclosure from groups such as corporations or political action committees that spend money in political races but don't communicate or consult with a campaign.

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Supreme Court suspends Cody lawyer for mishandling funds

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court suspended a Cody, Wyo., attorney for five years for mishandling funds belonging to insurance companies, according to the Wyoming State Bar.

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Teen faces new sentence in Sheridan home killing

Teen faces new sentence in Sheridan home killing

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court has ordered a judge to resentence one of three men convicted of murder in a 2009 home-invasion killing.

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Wyoming Supreme Court suspends Washakie County lawyer

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court has suspended the outgoing Washakie County attorney from practicing law for 30 days, ruling she violated professional rules in how she billed the county.

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Court overturns Buffalo man's murder conviction

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court has overturned a Buffalo man's second-degree murder conviction.

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Wyoming Supreme Court overturns murder conviction for Buffalo man

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court overturned a second-degree murder conviction for a Buffalo man Friday, changing a long-standing legal precedent in the state.

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Supreme Court rules no misconduct in sex offender's sentencing

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court ruled Friday that there was no misconduct during the sentencing of a sex offender in Sheridan County District Court last year, according to the court’s published opinion.

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Wyoming Supreme Court rules for media in records case

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming circuit courts may not exclude the public and the media from hearings set to determine whether the state has enough evidence to justify charging defendants with sexual assault, the Wyoming Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.

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Wyoming Supreme Court rules it's OK to withhold government records

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Handing government officials a new tool to prevent the release of potentially embarrassing materials, the Wyoming Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the state's public records law can allow officials to refuse public inspection of documents they relied on in reaching final po…

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Wyoming Supreme Court chooses Burke chief justice

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The justices of the Wyoming Supreme Court have elected James Burke to be the next chief justice effective July 1.

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Court overturns Sheridan larceny conviction

SHERIDAN, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court has overturned the conviction of a woman accused of stealing money from the Sheridan Eagles Club, where she worked.

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Court hears appeal arguments in Sheridan killing

Court hears appeal arguments in Sheridan killing

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A Sheridan man is appealing the second lengthy prison sentence he has received for his involvement in a home invasion killing.

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Wyoming Supreme Court hears appeal of press ruling

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court must decide whether to grant better media access to circuit court proceedings in sex assault cases.

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Judge's order: Most of Hill bill unconstitutional

Judge's order: Most of Hill bill unconstitutional

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Cindy Hill says she intends to be back on the job Monday morning running the Wyoming Department of Education following a judge's ruling that puts to rest her bitter legal battle to regain the office.

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Cindy Hill says she won't accept attorney general's offer

Cindy Hill says she won't accept attorney general's offer

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill is rejecting an offer from the state attorney general to narrow the scope of a court case that has to be resolved before she can return to running the state education department.

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Wyoming high court sides with state on lodging tax

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court has ruled the state can collect the full tax amount on retail lodging sales made by online travel companies, even if they have no physical presence in the state.

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Wyoming Supreme Court reverses district court decision on fracking fluids

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court on Wednesday reversed the ruling of a Casper judge who found that ingredients used in fracking fluids are exempt from public disclosure.

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Wyoming high court remands fracking secrets case

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court on Wednesday reversed the ruling of a Casper judge who found that ingredients used in fracking fluids are exempt from public disclosure.

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Wyoming district court sets hearing date for Cindy Hill ruling

A Laramie County District Court judge scheduled a March 18 hearing to handle matters related to the successful lawsuit filed by state Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill, Chief Deputy Clerk Diane Sanchez said Monday.

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Wyoming schools chief says going back to work

Wyoming schools chief says going back to work

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — 

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