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Trial Date Set for Germantown Man Accused in Dog Killing
Animals  (tags: trial date, dog killing, law, Animal Cruelty, felony, State Law, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, death, dogs, killing, pets )

- 36 days ago -
The law, known as BusterâEUR(TM)s Law, was named after a cat that was doused in kerosene and set on fire in Schenectady in 1997. The law, which was passed in 1999, made animal cruelty a felony under state law.
FBI Turns Animal Torture Into Top-Grade Felony
Animals  (tags: Animals, Animal Rights, Animal Torture, Animal Cruelty, Felony, Crimes, FBI, Animal Cruelty Group A felony, Animal cruelty same as other crimes )

- 1265 days ago -
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) announced recently that it would make animal cruelty a Group A felony with its own category. The change will put animal cruelty on the same level as such crimes as homicide, arson and assault.
Government of Denmark: Increase Penalty to a Felony for Torture and Killing of Pets
Animals  (tags: Denmark, felony, animal abuse, criminal, justice, lenient, animal welfare, petition )

- 1281 days ago -
Increase penalty to a felony for torture and killing of pets.
Make Beastiality a Felony in Louisiana - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: louisiana, beastiality, felony, law, animal abuse, animal cruelty, petition )

- 1285 days ago -
Animals in Louisiana are being raped by sexual predators. There is no law that is stopping this from happening. Louisiana needs a law that makes it a felony for this type of abuse to animals.
FBI Turns Animal Cruelty Into Top-Tier Felony
Animals  (tags: animal abuse, crime, felony, fbi )

- 1296 days ago -
A new federal category for animal cruelty crimes will help root out those pet abusers before their behavior worsens and give a boost to prosecutions, an animal welfare group says.
Make Cruelty to a Companion Animal a Felony, and Create a National Standard for Punishment. ACTION US
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalrights, US, law, felony, animalcruelty, animals, humans, protection )

- 1930 days ago -
Many states provide felony charges for those that abuse companion animals, but punishment varies widely. Many people consider their pets part of their family, and as such our pets should have more protection from the evils of humanity.
Pressure Legislators to Pass Ohio's First Felony Animal Abuse Law ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, laws, abuse, felony, Ohio, protection, suffering, environment )

- 2000 days ago -
Nitro's Law (H.B. 108), Ohio's first felony animal abuse law, is being held hostage by Ohio Senate President Niehaus. As of Dec. 31, this will be the fourth time that Nitro's Law will have died at the hands of the Ohio Senate president.
ACTION ALERT: Maximum Charges for Daniel Steen If Found Guilty of Felony Aggravated Animal Cruelty! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: scum, sadistic dog killer, crime, chihuhua killed, court hearing, felony )

- 2182 days ago -
Daniel Steen, 26 of Dryersburg, TN was arrested for felony aggravated animal cruelty for allegedly killing his room mate's dog. Steen reported he killed the Chihuahua after the dog urinated on the floor.
Nevada Rules!: Animal Abuse Now A Felony
Animals  (tags: nevada lawmakers, cooneys laws, animal welfare, animal abuse, cruelty, crime, felony )

- 2387 days ago -
Federal law makers in Nevada are cracking down on animal abusers with the implementation of Cooney's Law, a law that treats animal cruelty as a criminal felony. Nevada's new animal welfare law goes into effect Saturday.
ACTION ALERT: Help Push for More Stringent and Tougher Laws for Animal-Abusers! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, animal abusers, crime, legalisation, felony, animal welfare )

- 2403 days ago -
I am outraged and saddened that cruel, heinous acts of animal-abuse are only met with a 'misdemeanor', a mere slap on the wrist!!! Animal abuse happens more than you think, 24/7!!!
ACTION ALERT: Make Beastiality a Felony All 50 States! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: horrific animal cruelty, suffering, beastiality, felony, crime, 50 states government laws )

- 2459 days ago -
In the United States, bestiality is officially illegal in 31 states. 17 states make beasitality a felony.They are: Alaska, Arizona, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South
ACTION ALERT: Speak Loud, Speak Volumes! Tougher Laws for Animal Abuse! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: virginia, legalisation, animal welfare, animal protection laws, animal cruelty, felony, crime )

- 2498 days ago -
The purpose of this petition is to show Virginia Legistlators that we want tougher laws passed to show that Virginians will not tolerate animal abuse. Tougher laws and tougher penalties will help crack down on the senseless abuse that animals face each
ACTION ALERT: Stop Dogfighting in California: Make It a Felony to Be a Dogfight Spectator! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: felony, dog fighting, horrific cruelty, spectator, crime )

- 2500 days ago -
Currently California is one of 14 states that has a loophole in its dogfighting laws, making it only a misdemeanor to be a spectator at a dogfight. While California State Law 597.5 rules both dogfighting and possession of dogs for fighting as felonies,
Nevada Animal Abusers To Be Punished Thanks To Cooney's Law
Animals  (tags: cooney law, beautiful dog savagely killed, nevada, laws, felony, animal abusers, legalisation )

- 2502 days ago -
Good news -- animal abusers in Nevada will be punished. Gina Greisen, the president of Nevada Voters for Animals, spearheaded the effort to have "Cooney's Law" discussed on the senate floor. Three months after the bill's introduction, Nevada Governor
ACTION ALERT: Obama: Take Dog Fighting Seriously! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, brutual sadistic evil cruelty, horrific cruelty, legalisaton banning, dog welfare, felony )

- 2504 days ago -
Our youth are learning that animal abuse for profit is ok! Although dog fighting is a felony in all 50 United States, there are still some states that don't take it seriously. As with any other illegal underground activity, it's impossible to determine

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