Bi­ol­o­gist sues bear pro­tec­tion ac­tivists:

The Washington Post Sunday - - POLITICS & THE NATION -

Long­time Ne­vada wildlife bi­ol­o­gist Carl Lackey has filed a defama­tion suit against bear pro­tec­tion ad­vo­cates at Lake Ta­hoe he ac­cuses of ha­rass­ing and threat­en­ing him through a “vi­cious and cal­cu­lated” so­cial media cam­paign. An at­tor­ney for the Bear League says crit­i­cism of the trap­ping and eu­th­a­niz­ing of bears in the moun­tains on the Ne­vada-Cal­i­for­nia line is con­sti­tu­tion­ally pro­tected free speech.

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