Legal Battles

JARBRIDGE, SAYLOR HMA IDAHO LAWSUIT

On Jan. 4, 2016, The Cloud Foundation (TCF), the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), Return to Freedom, and Virginia Marie Hudson filed a lawsuit in the Idaho District Court against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), charging that the agency’s plan to permanently sterilize the entire herd of wild horses in the Saylor Creek […]

STERILIZATION OBSERVATION LAW SUIT

Dear Friends of Wild Horses and Burros; Legal challenges are expensive but essential if we are to protect our wild horses and burros from cruel and inhumane treatment at the hands of those charged with protecting them—namely the BLM. The Wild Horse and Burro Act of 1971 states: It is the policy of Congress that […]

WEST DOUGLAS/PICEANCE EAST DOUGLAS LAWSUIT

On September 4, 2015 a lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) by The Cloud Foundation (TCF), Wild Horse Freedom Federation (WHFF), The Colorado Wild Horse and Burro Coalition (CWHBC), Dr. Don Moore, Ms. Toni Moore and Barb Flores to block […]

WYOMING LAWSUIT

On August 1, 2014, The Cloud Foundation, American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign, Return to Freedom, Carol Walker, Board Member of Wild Horse Freedom Federation and Kimerlee Curyl filed a lawsuit to stop BLM’s proposed roundup of more than 800 wild horses from the Adobe Town, Salt Wells Creek and Divide Basin Herd Management Areas in […]

UTAH INTERVENOR LAWSUIT

On June 16, 2014, The Cloud Foundation, American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPS), Return to Freedom, photographer John Steele and wild horse advocate and TCF Board Member, Lisa Friday, file a motion to intervene in a LAWSUIT filed by the Western Rangeland Conservation Association and Utah ranchers against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The […]

PRYOR MOUNTAIN LAWSUIT

This lawsuit was brought forth because of BLM’s decision to roundup the Pryor Mountain herd in September of 2009. Attorneys Valerie Stanley & Bruce Wagman continue to work hard on this case, which seeks to raise the appropriate management level of the herd (now stands at 90-120 horses). The Forest Service currently denies wild horse […]

LEGAL DOCUMENTS

JARBRIDGE,SAYLOR HMA, IDAHO LAWSUIT Complaint-1/4/16 WEST DOUGLAS/ PICEANCE-EAST DOUGLAS LAWSUIT Complaint – 9/4/15 Motion for Preliminary Injunction and Temporary Restraining Order – 9/4/15 Plaintiff’s Memo in Support of Preliminary Injunction and/or Temporary Restraining Order Judge’s Order to Report PRYOR MOUNTAIN LAWSUIT Pryors Complaint – Verified Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief – 8/28/09 Affidavit of […]