right to hunt http://wfpl.org en "Right to Hunt" Measure Clears Indiana Senate http://wfpl.org/post/right-hunt-measure-clears-indiana-senate <p></p><p>Indiana voters would decide in next year's election whether to add the right to hunt, fish and farm to the state constitution under a proposal approved by state senators.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Indiana Senate voted 38-10 today &nbsp;in favor of the proposed amendment. It would go before voters in the 2014 general election if the House also approves the proposal.</span></p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 21:04:30 +0000 Associated Press 3933 at http://wfpl.org "Right to Hunt" Measure Clears Indiana Senate Indiana "Right to Hunt" Proposal Advances http://wfpl.org/post/indiana-right-hunt-proposal-advances <p></p><p>A proposal to amend Indiana’s constitution to guarantee residents the right to hunt, fish and farm has cleared a legislative committee.</p><p>The Senate Agriculture Committee voted 7-0 today to advance the measure, which now goes to the full Senate.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The proposal is sponsored by Republican Sen. Brent Steele, who says hunting and farming are being threatened by animal-rights activists and other groups.</span></p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 18:53:42 +0000 Rick Howlett & Associated Press 3797 at http://wfpl.org Indiana "Right to Hunt" Proposal Advances Hearing on Indiana "Right to Hunt" Amendment Postponed Until Next Week http://wfpl.org/post/hearing-indiana-right-hunt-amendment-postponed-until-next-week <p></p><p>Indiana lawmakers have delayed action on a proposed state constitutional amendment that would guarantee the right of residents to hunt, fish and farm.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The state Senate's agriculture committee had scheduled a public hearing on the proposal Monday but postponed it until next week after using its meeting time on unrelated bills.</span></p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 20:02:13 +0000 Associated Press 3659 at http://wfpl.org Hearing on Indiana "Right to Hunt" Amendment Postponed Until Next Week