Hunting ban upheld in elk-baiting case

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DA’s office lauded for work on wildlife cases

Colorado Parks and Wildlife recognized the 7th Judicial District Attorney's office for its work prosecuting wildlife cases.
  The state wildlife commission has upheld a 10-year hunting ban for an outfitter convicted in a case involving baiting elk on a private ranch near Ridgway. A well-known local bowhunter, Tim Strickland, was convicted in the case last year after prosecutors offered him a plea agreement. He filed an appeal with the state wildlife commission, asking them to end his hunting suspension. The commission…

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