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Muslim Family's Halted Disneyland Trip Is Raised With PM
Offbeat  (tags: British Muslim, Tourist, Banned, US, PM, UK )

Ray
- 183 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Labour MP Stella Creasy has called on the prime minister to challenge the US after a UK Muslim family was barred from boarding a flight to Los Angeles.
Mike Bushell Tries 'Wicked' Sport Banned By Henry VIII
Offbeat  (tags: Wicked Sport, Banned, Henry VIII, world )

Ray
- 236 days ago - bbc.co.uk
It is a sport once considered so distracting that Henry VIII banned it for leading people into wicked ways.
On This Day 1996: Handguns to Be Banned in the UK
Offbeat  (tags: Hand Gun's, Banned, Politics, UK )

Ray
- 251 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The British Government has announced plans to outlaw almost all handguns following the shocking massacre at Dunblane in Scotland.
California Praised as 'Shining Example' for Banning Use of Redskins 'Slur' Throughout Public School Teams and Mascots
Offbeat  (tags: california, usa, banned, red skins )

Scooby
- 257 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
California has become the first state in U.S. history to ban public schools from using the word 'Redskins' as a mascot or team name.
SeaWorld Banned From Breeding Killer Whales in San Diego âEUR" But Is Allowed to Double the Size of Their Tanks
Offbeat  (tags: san diego, sea world, killer whales, orcas, banned, usa )

Scooby
- 259 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The California Coastal Commission has banned SeaWorld from breeding captive killer whales in San Diego.
Cruel Dairy Worker Who Broke 209 Cows' Tails and Shot at Their Kneecaps Is Jailed for Four Years and Banned From Owning Animals
Offbeat  (tags: Dairy, farmer, animal cruelty, banned, cows )

Scooby
- 260 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A dairy manager has been sentenced to four and a half years in jail for animal cruelty after he was found to have beaten cows, broken their tails and shot them in the kneecaps.
Malawi Moves to Ban Child Marriages
Offbeat  (tags: child marriages, banned )

Angie
- 493 days ago - msn.com
Malawi is poised to adopt a law banning child marriages in a country that has one of the world's highest rates of under-age weddings.
Girl With Bow Hairstyle Barred From School Pictures (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: hair bow style, 4 yr. old girl, banned, school pictures, Kent England, Lady Gaga, sadness, upset, video, today show )

Barb
- 1490 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
We used to get totally psyched over picture day at school. Then again, we were never banned from our own school photos like this little girl from Kent, England.
Geese Live Freely In CA
Offbeat  (tags: victory, foie gras, banned, calfornia, geese, welfare )

Simone
- 1696 days ago - globalanimal.org
(FOIE GRAS BANNED) CALIFORNIA -- Chefs may call it a delicacy, foodies may call it exquisite, but animal activists are up-in-arms over it.
Victory! Indian 'Running of the Bulls' Banned .
Offbeat  (tags: victory, laws, animal protection animal welfare, jalliikita, banned )

Simone
- 1792 days ago - peta.org
After aggressive campaigning by PETA India--including a lawsuit filed in the Supreme Court of India--the Ministry of Environment and Forests has added bulls to a directive thatlists animals (bears, monkeys, tigers, lions and panthers) who are prohibited
Russia May Ban Tigers, Crocodiles as Pets
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, crocodiles, wild animals, banned, russia, not pets, laws, legalisation )

Simone
- 2039 days ago - thaindian.com
Crocodiles, tigers and penguins may soon disappear from Russian homes if the parliament clears a bill that bans "exotic" animals from being kept as pets. A bill on animal care that is pending with the parliament may include a list of animals that are
Complaints Over BBC Screening of Horse Mutilations
Offbeat  (tags: BBC, complains, BVA, ponies, annual identication, ear markings, mulitations, banned )

Simone
- 2043 days ago - farminguk.com
The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has contacted the BBC programme 'Countryfile' following the broadcast of an item on identifying wild ponies in North Wales using 'ear marking' on 31st October 201
No More Three-Legged Lobos
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, wolves, traps, banned )

Cher
- 2066 days ago - all-creatures.org
Steel-jawed traps, once commonly used by fur-trappers throughout the majority of the Mexican wolf recovery area in New Mexico and Arizona, have been banned.
Banned Books: Harry Potter Series
Offbeat  (tags: banned, books, harry potter, witchcraft, friendship, love, devotion )

Merissa
- 2091 days ago - businessclarksville.com
As the single most banned book series in the last decade, Harry Potter has met more opposition than any other book in America. Some complain of its "witchcraft," but the real danger of the book is when it's ripped from the hands of those who'd be ....
Coyote and Fox Penning BANNED in Florida!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, penning, banned )

Cher
- 2110 days ago - all-creatures.org
Animal Rights Florida has confirmed that Coyote and Fox Penning have been banned in Florida! Thank you for all your work for animals...everywhere!
 

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