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Take Action! - Support Stricter Sentencing for Rhino Poachers - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Penalties, sentencing, South Africa, rhinos, poaching, Kruger National Park )

Marie
- 23 days ago - forcechange.com
South Africa is home to 70 percent of the world's rhinoceros population and is the stage of a bloody war on poaching. In 2013, a record 1,004 rhinos were killed in South Africa, and as of July 2014, Kruger National Park alone has seen 370 deaths.
Kenya: Support for Higher Poaching Penalties - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Kenya, poaching, tougher, penalties, rhino, elephants )

Marie
- 63 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
We are rapidly losing major keystone species such as elephant and rhino to a trade facilitated by criminalized syndicates. Unfortunately the levels of international unrest and wider economic crisis have eclipsed the need for greater awareness.
Take Action Now! - Support Increased Penalties for Animal Cruelty - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Animal bill, penalties, cruelty, prosecute, massachusetts )

Marie
- 114 days ago - forcechange.com
Animal activists are rallying support for a bill that would increase penalties for animal cruelty in the state of Massachusetts.
Demand a Penalty to the Gardener That Cut the 4 Legs of a Dog in Colombia
Animals  (tags: suffering, Columbia, lawnmower, penalties, dogs, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, investigation )

Jess
- 130 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
"We can't be indifferent to this cruelty. It was no accident, he deliberately mutilated the poor dog that was just crossing by his area of work. Let's sensibilize Colombia and its entities to the rights of animals and their laws.
Commend New Jersey for Increasing Animal Cruelty Penalties - ForceChange - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Animals, commend, New Jersey, increasing, cruelty, penalties, forcechange )

Marie
- 355 days ago - forcechange.com
The state of New Jersey has recently passed and signed a law to increase civil and criminal penalties for those who abuse or neglect animals. Patrick's Law is named after a pit bull found barely alive the day before St. Patrick's Day
ACTION ALERT: Support the Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: animal fighting, horrendous cruelty, suffering, bait dogs, legalisation, penalties, spectators, crime )

Simone
- 1076 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Fighting animals is a cruel pastime that involves the deliberate torture and maiming of both animals that are used to fight, and the bait animals who are used to train them.
ACTION ALERT: Thank Sponsors of HB5790 - Preventing Dog Fighting in Illinois ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: laws, legalisation, penalties, dogfighting, felony, crime, animal protection laws )

Simone
- 1348 days ago - change.org
Thank the sponsors of HB5790, to increases the penalty for a parent or legal guardian, who brings a person under 13 years of age to a dog fighting show, exhibition, or program, from a Class 4 to a Class 3 felony.
New Wildlife Act In Force End 2010
Animals  (tags: wildlife act, protection, penalties, punishment, poachers, wild animals )

Simone
- 1583 days ago - bernama.com
-- The Wildlife Conservation Act 2010, which imposes enhanced penalties for poaching and other crimes involving protected wildlife, is expected to be enforced at the end of this year, Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Douglas Uggah
ACTION ALERT: Tougher Laws for Animal Abuse!!!!!
Animals  (tags: animal abusers, animals harmed, abjused, laws, jail term, penalties, justice for animals, animal laws, protection, punishment )

Simone
- 1857 days ago - animalrights.change.org
I would like to see more being done for animal abusers, I think the law is just not tough enough on these murders of animals and would like tougher sentences being enfoced on those who harm animals any way.
Tougher Penalties for Animal Cruelty ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, penalties, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

Cher Away
- 1879 days ago - animalrights.change.org
There is abundant evidence that there is a nationwide problem of intentional acts of violence and cruelty against companion animals. The vast majority of offenders do not receive adequate punishment. Most of those who have committed violent acts of
Charleston Man Pays Huge Penalties for Importing Deer Into S.C.
Animals  (tags: deer, illegally imported, penalties, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1989 days ago - thedigitel.com
James Schaffer of Charleston has paid out hundreds of thousands of dollars after he pleaded guilty to illegally importing 54 deer in to South Carolina back in 2005.
Philippines Steps Up Protection of Marine Animals
Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, Asia, new laws, penalties, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, protection, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 2264 days ago - iar.org.uk
The government in the Philippines is getting closer to putting into place new laws which would increase the penalties those caught dealing in threatened, rare and endangered marine animals can face.
Law Providing Stiffer Penalty For Animal Abuse Passed By Canada's House Of Commons
Animals  (tags: canada, house of common, animal abuse law passed, animal welfare groups, penalties, animal abusers )

Simone
- 2323 days ago - allheadlinenews.com
On a 189-71 vote, Canada's House of Commons passed a bill imposing stiffer penalties for animal abuse. The measure is the first major amendment on the country's animal cruelty laws in over 100 years. But large animal welfare groups in Canada are not
Kinship Circle: UPDATE: Justice For Downer Cows? Plea Deal Softens Penalty
Animals  (tags: kinschip circle, animal abusers, tormented, beaten abused cows, plea, penalties, laws, no justice, animal cruetly, downed cows )

Simone
- 2336 days ago - easyvegan.info
KINSHIP CIRCLE feels Hallmark Meat Company workers videotaped electrically prodding cows crumpled on concrete...dragging them in heavy chains and hoisting them on forklift prongs...deserve maximum penalties for cruelty. In our 3/2/08 letter-writing
Quick Hit: Maryland House Approves Increase In Penalties For Animal Fight Attendance
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, attendence, laws, penalties, dogs suffering, cruelty, tortured, humans watching )

Simone
- 2358 days ago - itchmo.com
House Judiciary Committee voted out HB 719 with some amendments that increase penalties for the offense. Under the revised House bill, dogfight and cockfight attendance would remain a misdemeanor offense, but it would now carry a maximum one year jail
 

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