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Idaho: Environmentalists Ask Fed Judge to Halt Wolf Hunt Derby
Animals  (tags: Lawsuit, Wolves, Save the Wolves, slaughter, killing, law, crime, abuse, ethics, cruelty, society, extinction, death, sadness, suffering, investigation, protection )

- 1545 days ago -
Filed Monday by Wild Earth Guardians and other groups, the complaint in U.S. District Court contends the U.S. Forest Service ignored federal laws when it allowed the derby to proceed on Dec. 28 and Dec. 29 without first securing a special-use permit
Federal Appeals Court Halts Horse Slaughterhouses
Animals  (tags: horses, horse slaughter plants, lawsuit, appeal granted, animaladvocates, goodnews )

- 1595 days ago -
A federal appeals court on Monday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Missouri to begin slaughtering horses, continuing on-again, off-again efforts to resume domestic equine slaughter
Judge Denies Government Motion To Delay Sheldon Hearing
Animals  (tags: wild horses, lawsuit, BLM, slaughter, abuse, animalcruelty, cruelty, ethics, extinction, wildlife, animaladvocates )

- 1611 days ago -
Reno Federal Court Judge Miranda Du denied a request by government attorneys to delay hearings on First Amendment claims made against Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge in regard to access to horses removed from the Refuge last month.
The Wait Is Over : Wyoming's Wolves Will Be Getting Their Day in Court!
Animals  (tags: wolves, lawsuit, justice, hopefully, animalrights, animaladvocates, extinction, death )

- 1953 days ago -
Wyoming's wolves will be getting their day in court. Today, Defenders of Wildlife -- along with our colleagues at the Natural Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club, and the Center for Biological Diversity, all represented by Earthjustice
Another Truck Stop Tiger Lawsuit Is Filed
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tigers, Tony, lawsuit, protection, environment )

- 2175 days ago -
An animal rights group filed suit Thursday against Louisiana's Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, seeking to have a tiger long displayed at a Grosse Tete truck stop sent to a wildlife sanctuary. The suit by the Animal Legal Defense Fund said the
ACTION ALERT: Dog Absuers Sue Rescue Group! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: firu, savagely abused, tortured, rescued, lawsuit, firu rescuers )

- 2333 days ago -
A small North Carolina rescue group is being sued by the very people who allegedly hurt Firu. Firu, an American Bulldog mix, was dragged behind a pick up truck in 2010. Following what became a highly publicized case, Firu underwent 11 surgeries and
Rescued From Starvation, Leachman Horses May Now Be Eaten
Animals  (tags: horses, starved, lawsuit, leachman horses, controversy, outrage, horse slaughter )

- 2549 days ago -
The Leachman horses of Montana, who were rescued from starvation, now need rescuing again -- this time from slaughter for human consumption. This is yet another example of how irresponsible breeding and management of horses can result in a brutal and
Lawsuit Could Force Feds to Protect Wolves
Animals  (tags: wolves, lawsuit, protection, congress, anti wolf bills, conservation )

- 2642 days ago -
What will it take to restore wolves across the country? The answer may be a lawsuit, and the Center for Biological Diversity says that's what it will do in order to force the federal government to pay proper attention to the plight of wolves in the lower
Texas Consumers Sue to Stop Horrific Conditions for Chickens at Cal-Maine Egg Production Facility
Animals  (tags: texas, concerned compassionate people, lawsuit, horrifc abuse, cruelty, cal maine egg production facility )

- 2653 days ago -
Concerned residents of Travis County and Gonzales County, Texas, represented by the national non-profit Animal Legal Defense Fund, are filing a lawsuit in Travis County District Court today in an effort to stop the horrific abuses to birds and the human
Conservationists Intervene in Lawsuit to Protect Mexican Gray Wolves
Animals  (tags: lawsuit, mexican grey wolves, stop trapping shooting, cruelty, endangered, protection and safety )

- 2685 days ago -
The Center for Biological Diversity and Defenders of Wildlife -- represented by the Western Environmental Law Center -- today intervened in a lawsuit that seeks the trapping and shooting of endangered Mexican gray wolves, the third since reintroduction
SHARK Wins Federal Lawsuit to Have Troy Gentry Tame-Bear-Killing Video Released
Animals  (tags: tame bear chubby, shark, animal rights organisation, lawsuit, video of scum troy gentry viciously kill, horrific cruelty )

- 2702 days ago -
When Troy Gentry, of the country music duo Montgomery Gentry, pled guilty to a crime resulting from the horrendous slaughter of a tame bear inside a one-acre electrified enclosure, he probably thought that everyone would soon forget about his cowardly
Petland Sues Texas Animal Rescue Groups
Animals  (tags: petland, lawsuit, suing animal rescue groups, stopping puppy mills )

- 2706 days ago -
In a move surely not approved by their PR team, corporate giant Petland is flexing its legal muscles and filing a lawsuit against a handful of animal rescue groups in El Paso, Texas. Southwest Collie Rescue, El Paso Great Dane Rescue, and Dr. Ken Okada,
ACTION ALERT: Petland: Stop Suing Rescue Groups ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: petland, pet trade supplies, puppy mill supporters, lawsuit, animal welfare, animal rescue groups )

- 2706 days ago -
El Paso, Texas, recently passed a new law in an effort to reduce the number of dogs and cats euthanized in the city by regulating the pet trade. This ordinance is actually a watered-down version of a proposed outright ban on the sale of cats and dogs
Mare Roped, Dragged and Later Shot in BLM Colorado Roundup
Animals  (tags: investigation, lawsuit, BLM, colorado roundups, mare, roped, abused, mistreated, killed )

- 2712 days ago -
A New York Federal District Court Judge will consider a request on October 20 to stop the federal government's roundup and removal of Colorado's North Piceance wild horse herd. Second-string contractors, hired by the BLM, already have killed one mare who
Wild Bison Managers Head to Court
Animals  (tags: wild bison, slaughtered, lawsuit, protection, managers, court hearing )

- 2740 days ago -
Yellowstone National Park and Gallatin National Forest are accused of harming wild bison. Conservation groups, Native Americans and individual residents of Montana are suing Yellowstone and Gallatin on behalf of the bison. The trial starts Tuesday,

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