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Man Mauled by Bear After Smoking Pot is Covered by Workers Comp

The Montana Supreme Court recently found a claim compensable for a man, Brock Hopkins, who admitted to smoking pot prior to entering a bear habitat to feed the bears – and subsequently being mauled by the bear.  The Montana Uninsured Employers Fund had denied the claim saying that (1) he shouldn’t be compensated because he …