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Member Alert – New York Senate Backs Anti-Hunting Legislation!

It is imperative that all residents, hunters, and individuals who use New York as a port of entry for the importation of hunting trophies put a stop to this dangerous legislation. SCI is urging all of its tri-state members to contact as many New York state Senator’s and Assembly members and ask them to oppose … Continue reading

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California Outlawing Your Legal Ivory?

The state of California has introduced legislation that would make all ivory or rhinoceros horn illegal, even those exempt under current law. SCI California Chapters have written a letter in opposition of this bill. AB 96, if passed, would delete the exemption provided by current law allowing the possession with intent to sell, or sale … Continue reading

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Tracking the Capitols – Week of June 15

Tracking the Capitols is a source of legislation currently being tracked by the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation state policy team to keep you informed of the most pertinent and timely state legislation affecting hunting, angling, recreational shooting and trapping and other conservation issues. Inclusion in Tracking the Capitols does not necessarily constitute support or opposition to … Continue reading

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SCI Needs Your Help – Elephant Hunting in Zimbabwe

SCI is preparing to challenge the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s decision to continue the ban on importation of legally sport-hunted elephants from Zimbabwe for 2015 and beyond.  We need information regarding the impacts of the importation ban. Did you cancel your hunt in 2014 or 2015? Do you plan to cancel an upcoming hunt in … Continue reading

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Hunters! Show Your Support to Delta Airlines

While other airlines succumb to anti-hunting pressures, Delta Air Lines remains strong in its support of the hunting community. Please join Safari Club International (SCI) in thanking Delta for standing up for hunters. SCI applauds Delta Air Lines for continuing to ship legal hunting trophies out of Africa. SCI appreciates Delta’s decision not to allow … Continue reading

Tracking the Capitols – Week of June 1

Tracking the Capitols is a source of legislation currently being tracked by the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation state policy team to keep you informed of the most pertinent and timely state legislation affecting hunting, angling, recreational shooting and trapping and other conservation issues. Inclusion in Tracking the Capitols does not necessarily constitute support or opposition to … Continue reading

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SCI Supports Sunday Archery Hunt Bill

On June 3, 2015, the Connecticut state Senate approved, House Bill 6034, legislation that would allow Sunday archery hunting for deer on private lands and in certain deer management zones. HB 6034 is now headed to the governor’s desk and Safari Club International is urging Governor Dannel Malloy to sign the bill into law. Sunday deer … Continue reading

Tracking the Capitols – Week of May 25, 2015

Tracking the Capitols is a source of legislation currently being tracked by the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation state policy team to keep you informed of the most pertinent and timely state legislation affecting hunting, angling, recreational shooting and trapping and other conservation issues. Inclusion in Tracking the Capitols does not necessarily constitute support or opposition to … Continue reading

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Lufthansa To Stop Shipment of Hunting Trophies

According to a memorandum authored by the Africa Director of Lufthansa Cargo, the company has decided to stop its shipment of hunting trophies from “all Africa (Johannesburg Airport) origins.”  The memo indicates that this change will take place “with immediate effect.” Lufthansa is the third airline to announce changes to its trophy shipment policies, following … Continue reading

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Tracking the Capitols – Week of May 18

Tracking the Capitols is a source of legislation currently being tracked by the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation state policy team to keep you informed of the most pertinent and timely state legislation affecting hunting, angling, recreational shooting and trapping and other conservation issues. Inclusion in Tracking the Capitols does not necessarily constitute support or opposition to … Continue reading

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