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Stephen Donald Battin Sr.

Man convicted in 2010 poaching and pot operation faces new charges

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A Big Lake man convicted in a poaching and pot-growing operation one year ago is now charged with threatening the hunters who made the complaint against him and trespassing.


Stephen Donald Battin Sr., 61, appeared in Hubbard County District Court Monday on charges of First Degree Witness Tampering, Trespass and Hunter Harassment.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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