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TAKE ACTION NOW! Help the Gulf Finally Heal
Environment  (tags: BP Oil Spill, resotring the Gulf, environmental restoration, oil companies, laws, activism, activism protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection, pollution, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Today, the Gulf still waits for action on the ground o truly recover form the disastrous effects of the BP Oil spill.. And we need you to stand up again.
TAKE ACTION NOW! End Illegal Wildlife Trafficking - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING, WILDLIFE TRADE, LAWS, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, death, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, suffering, slaughter )

Cal
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
One notorious location for animal trafficking that is generally under the radar is Mong La, a main trading city in Burma, also known as Myanmar. Locals and tourists from around the world come to this illegal traders' haven to purchase illegally trafficked
Demand Revision of Outdated Animal Welfare Laws
Animals  (tags: Outdated, Laws, Kansas, kansas legislatures, puppy mills, PetShops, revice, companion animals, companion animals protection act, companion animals, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, c )

Susanne
- 13 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Outdated animal welfare laws in Kansas continue to work against the health and wellbeing of the state's companion animals. Legislators had the opportunity to revise the existing laws, but chose not to. It is the responsibility of state legislators to ensu
Chicago Police: Gun Laws Blamed for Weekend Killings
Offbeat  (tags: Guns, Laws, USA )

Ray
- 16 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Chicago's police chief has blamed weak gun laws after a string of shootings over the holiday weekend that killed at least nine and injured dozens.
8 Other Laws That Could Be Ignored Now That Christians Get To Pick And Choose
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, religious beliefs, Supreme Court, laws, ethics, religion, politics, government, society, interesting )

Carrie
- 27 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that Christian business owners are special. As long as we're doing a la carte law-abiding, here are a few additional ones that could become optional to certain people with deeply held beliefs.
Florida County Goes To Court Over 'Acid Fracking' Near Everglades
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whakc, laws, enorcement, politics, pollution, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, environment, nature, protection )

Cal
- 28 days ago - npr.org
In southwest Florida, county officials are fighting the state over a new oil drilling process that's known by many different names: acidification, acidizing, acid stimulation and acid fracking.
8 Other Laws That Could Be Ignored Now That Christians Get To Pick And Choose
Offbeat  (tags: religion, laws, Christians, Muslims )

Freya
- 30 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The owners of a chain of stores called Hobby Lobby don't like Obamacare. In particular, they really don't like the part that requires insurance companies to cover contraceptives. Normally, people who don't like a law petition the government to change that
China's Congress Considers Tougher Food Safety Laws
World  (tags: China, food safety, government, news, laws, society )

Carrie
- 36 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Lawmakers were briefed Monday in Beijing by the head of the country's food and drug administration about draft revisions to strengthen China's food safety laws.
Take Action! - Stop Ag-Gag Laws in Australia - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: New South Wales, Australia, Ag gag, laws, trespassing, stop )

Marie
- 40 days ago - change.org
Last month, the NSW state government released a proposoal for a new "legal biosecurity framework" to "protect farmers against illegal footage and trespassing".
TAKE ACTION NOW! Thank Countries for Outlawing Orca Captivity - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: ORCAS, orca captivity, freedom, laws, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 43 days ago - forcechange.com
Thank the sixteen countries who are helping to outlaw the captivity of marine mammals
4 of the Best Places For Animals
Offbeat  (tags: countries, animals, animal welfare, laws, animal protection, legalisation )

Simone
- 44 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
It is painful for animal lovers to see an animal being mistreated, and different countries have different ways of dealing with animal abuse. Each country has its own set of animal welfare or protection laws that govern how these abusers should be punished
Take Action! - Strengthen Animal Cruelty Laws to Protect Animals - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: michigan, strengthen, animal abuse, laws )

Marie
- 48 days ago - forcechange.com
A recent string of animal abuse cases in Michigan has prompted new legislation aimed at strengthening anti-cruelty laws. Not only would these changes increase the penalties for convicted animal abusers.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Your Legislator to Support Solar! PLEASE SIGN !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, homes, laws, environment, conservation, eco-friendly, greenliving )

Simone
- 50 days ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
Tell your representative to support H.R. 2502, a bill that would let solar companies make full and effective use of the current solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) by allowing them to qualify for the ITC when their solar projects start constructioN
OP-ED: The Way to Stop Corporate Lawbreaking Is to Prosecute the People Who Break the Law
Business  (tags: corporate malfeasance, financial crime and punishment, laws, governement, responsibility, ethics, society )

Cal
- 56 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Fines have no deterrent value unless the amount of the penalty multiplied by the risk of being caught is greater than the profits earned by the illegal behavior. In reality, the penalty-risk calculus rarely comes close.
Malta: Stop the Shooting and Killing of Migrating Wild Birds - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Malta, migrating birds, stop, killing, shooting, ban, cruelty, laws )

Marie
- 65 days ago - change.org
Each year tens of thousands of migrating wild birds fly to and from Africa to mainland Europe, and most of them pass over the Maltese Islands and come down to rest.
 

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