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"P rohibiting undercover investigators or whistleblowers from recording an agricultural facility's operations inevitably suppresses a key type of speech because it limits the information that might later be published or broadcast."

Language from U.S. District Court Judge B. Lynn Winmill's order that found Idaho's "ag-gag" law violates the First Amendment.
- Idaho Statesman (AP)

On The Bookshelf
Barbara Theroux of Fact & Fiction reviews "The Oregon Trail: An American Journey"


Mountain West Perspectives
Montana's two-year colleges revamp education to meet changing workplace demands


Mountain West Voices
Hear weekly stories from the Rocky Mountain West as gathered by Clay Scott

7/31/2015:  Good Career
5/14/2015:  MOVING ON, BUT NO WAY GONE: Coal in America
4/3/2015:  Prom Dress Mecca
2/27/2015:  Remembering Iwo Jima
1/28/2015:  Cowboy For Hire

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