New cause for State Sen. Ernie Chambers: repealing cougar hunting law
State Sen. Ernie Chambers said he is prepared to oppose any legislation involving Game and Parks until the commission rescinds the season.
Posted: Monday, November 18, 2013 12:00 am
Nebraska's modest mountain lion population has a new defender with parliamentary cunning and sharp legislative fangs and claws.
State Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha is drafting legislation to repeal a 2012 law used by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission to establish the state's first cougar hunting season next year.
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Monday, November 18, 2013 12:00 am.