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Animals  (tags: lawsuit, born free usa, animal welfare institute, judge, dismissed claims, animal abusers, elephants torturers, bullhooked )

- 2155 days ago -
"After a nearly ten year legal battle against the Ringling Bros. Circus regarding its mistreatment of endangered Asian elephants, a federal judge yesterday dismissed the case on grounds that the plaintiffs lacked 'standing' to pursue their claims
AWI Continues Fight to Protect Endangered Elephants From Abuse By Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus
Animals  (tags: animal welfare institute, fighting for elephants, ringling bros, animal activists )

- 2159 days ago -
After nearly a decade of litigation, the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) will continue its battle to protect endangered Asian elephants from abuse at the hands of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
Wildlife Advocacy Organizations Petition U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Halt Illegal Trapping of Canada Lynx
Animals  (tags: animal welfare institute, petitioned, canadianlynx, protection, ban trapping, conservation, survival )

- 2176 days ago -
The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) and the Wildlife Alliance of Maine (WAM) urged the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) today to enforce the Endangered Species Act (ESA) against the unlawful trapping of Canada lynx in traps set for other
Wildlife Advocacy Organizations File Motion to Stop Start of Early Coyote & Fox Trapping in Maine to Protect Imperiled Lynx From
Animals  (tags: animal welfare institute, maine trapping, federal court, coyote, fox hunting, horrendous cruelty )

- 2237 days ago -
The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) and the Wildlife Alliance of Maine (WAM) filed a motion in federal district court in Bangor Maine today seeking a preliminary injunction (PI) to stop Maine's early coyote and fox trapping season. Set to commence on
Animal Welfare Institute - Emergency Petition/Rule Sent to Stop Park Slaughter of Yellowstone Bisons
Animals  (tags: buffalo, bison slaughter masacre, animal welfare, groups, buffalo field campaign, petition, animal welfare institute )

- 2789 days ago -
The petition, submitted under the authority of the Administrative Procedures Act, asks Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne to publish an emergency rule prohibiting the National Park Service from killing or participating in the killing of bison, or
Emergency Rule Sought to Stop Park Service Slaughter of Wild Bison in Yellowstone National Park
Animals  (tags: animal welfare institute, animal welfare groups, petition, protests, outrage, yellowstone buffalo slaughter, massacre )

- 2789 days ago -
A diverse coalition of tribal, conservation, hunting, animal welfare and wildlife groups, an outfitting business, and concerned citizens from Montana and South Dakota, have filed an emergency rule-making petition with the U.S. Department of the Interior

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