Captive deer hunts may be added to Senate bill March 22, 2013 Indiana

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Captive deer hunts may be added to Senate bill March 22, 2013 Indiana, Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
... rumors have circulated that Rep. Matt Ubelhor, R-Worthington, will offer an amendment to Senate Bill 487 involving so-called canned or captive hunts.  Ubelhor authored House Bill 1194 this year to allow the establishment of hunting preserves, in which deer are killed behind fences. But it did not receive a hearing in the House and died.  That bill was supported by the Indiana Deer and Elk Farmers’ Association. About 400 deer and elk farms are in Indiana...


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