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Minnesota Supreme Court clears way for wolf hunt

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The Minnesota Supreme Court has rejected an effort to block the state's wolf hunting season from opening a week from today.

Without comment, the high court denied an emergency motion by the Center for Biological Diversity and Howling for Wolves to stop the upcoming wolf hunting and trapping seasons, which will be Minnesota's first since the region's wolves came off the endangered list last January. The order


was signed by Chief Justice Lorie Gildea.

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