Apr 18 2011
Quite recently, the South West Oregon Mining Association was able to
obtain a copy of a letter written by Grant County, Oregon Sherrif Glenn E.
Palmer addressed to Teresa Raaf who is a Supervisor with the United States
Forest Service in the Malheur National Forest.
In his letter of March 31st, 2011, Palmer addresses USFS's lack of
jurisdiction to engage in law enforcement within his county and states in
part that "your jurisdiction as I see it, is limited to the Federal
Building in John Day (Oregon)".
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Apr 19 2011
Though I'm in Colorado, I appreciate Sheriff Palmer's tough stand against the encroachments of the USFS into law enforcement. I sent him a letter of thanks.
Apr 23 2011
Apr 24 2011