Viggo Mortensen to receive Dennis Hopper Award; screen “Wild Horses and Renegades”

Cross-posted from Chicago Tribune STEVE POND reporting for REUTERS writes: LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Viggo Mortensen will receive the fourth annual Dennis Lee Hopper Award at this year's inaugural AMFM Fest in California's Coachella Valley, Film 4 Change announced on Thursday. Mortensen, an actor, writer, poet and visual artist, will receive the award at a… Continue reading Viggo Mortensen to receive Dennis Hopper Award; screen “Wild Horses and Renegades”

Kleinert vs Salazar: Lawsuit could be game changer for wild horses

Disappointment Valley Wild Horse. Image / BLM Colorado Photostream on Flickr.

Cross-posted from Wild Horses & Renegades WRITTEN BY JAMES KLEINERT The film Wild Horses and Renegades has generated a federal lawsuit, Kleinert v. Salazar, challenging the recent Disappointment Valley helicopter roundup based on violations of the 1971 Free Roaming Wild Horse & Burro Act, the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and the U.S. Constitution. The… Continue reading Kleinert vs Salazar: Lawsuit could be game changer for wild horses