United States v. Wilgus

ELR Citation: 41 ELR 20125
No(s). 09-4046 (10th Cir. Mar 29, 2011)

The Tenth Circuit held that an individual's conviction under the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act for unlawfully possessing 141 eagle feathers does not violate the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993. The individual is a follower of a Native American faith but is neither a member of a fede...