Lawsuit update: Utah Bear AttackPosted: May 12, 2008
We reported in The State of Utah is now responsible for what bears do that the state of Utah was being sued along with the Federal
Government (USFS) over the death of a child killed by a bear.
The State of Utah has filed their answer to the lawsuit saying that the Forest Service is responsible for the bear. See State denies responsibility for fatal bear attack on boy. The state is also claiming the Utah Governmental Immunity act protects it as well as the family of the deceased brought food into the campsite.