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Man Was Sentenced to 99 Years in Prison on Animal Cruelty Charges!
Offbeat  (tags: nick patterson, 99 years in prison, aggravated animal cruelty, animals, crime, humans, society )

Lone
- 4 days ago - doggiescare.com
Nick Patterson, 30, of Alex City, Alabama, was sentenced to 99 years in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated animal cruelty charges.
States Are Taking Action to Register Animal Abusers Just Like Sex Offenders
Offbeat  (tags: animals, animal offenders, humans, crime )

Lone
- 21 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
We have fantastic news for animals all across the country! A number of United States jurisdictions have enacted an animal offenders registry due to a growing popularity.
Cat Marked As 'Bait' For Dogfights Is So Relieved He Escaped
Offbeat  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cat, purple paws, crime, rescued, pics )

Barb
- 32 days ago - thedodo.com
As a cat rescue worker, Megan Sorbara considers herself pretty hardened to a lot of terrible things âEUR" sheâEUR(TM)s helped severely emaciated cats, maimed cats and victims of animal abuse. So she never expected to feel as upset as she did when a cat
Dog Chews Off Own Foot to Escape Chain After 5 Years of Solitude and Suffering   video
Offbeat  (tags: dog cruelty, crime, suffering, Animal Rescue, goodnews )

Barb
- 34 days ago - youtube.com
A dog left chained under a vacant house for five years after her owner was murdered, was forced to chew off her own foot to escape from the tether.
Take Acton: Ardene: Stop Mislabelling Animal Fur as 'Faux Fur'!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, business, crime, ethics, humans, protection, wildlife )

Rosemary
- 51 days ago - e-activist.com
Canadian clothing and accessories retailer Ardene has been caught redhanded mislabelling animal fur as 'faux fur'! Ardene is selling black, knee-high socks with animal fur pom-poms on the cuffs, describing them as containing only synthetic fur.
Solid Gold Coin Worth $4m Stolen From Berlin Museum
Offbeat  (tags: Coin, Crime, museum, Germany, Europe )

Ray
- 85 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A giant gold coin bearing the Queen's image, and worth $4m (£3.2m), has been stolen from a museum in Germany.
Can Compassion for Animals Lead to World Peace?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, humans, rights, violence, world, children, Animal Welfare, cruelty, protection, animal welfare, animal rights, society, crime, humanrights, war, Human Rights, interesting, dogs, protection, humane education, peace education )

Heather
- 95 days ago - greatpeacemakers.com
With profound insights from some of the world's great peacemakers, this essay explores the connection between how we treat animals and how we treat each other.

Offbeat  (tags: americans, crime, culture, environment, ethics, government, humans, interesting, police, society, Dakota Access Pipeline, Protest #NoDAPL. #RezpectOurWater, Native american news, Standing Rock Sioux reservation, Water Protectors, Missouri River, Mni Wiconi )

Rosemary
- 111 days ago - nipmucconnections.com
SOURCE âEUR" Inside Energy The hourlong documentary will air on public television stations around the country in the coming months.
Rhino Orphanage Attacked. Please Help.
Offbeat  (tags: thula thula rhino orphanage, attacked, help needed, investigation, crime )

Simone
- 118 days ago - africageographic.com
In a brutal manifestation of how out of control the rhino situation is in South Africa, Thula Thula Rhino Orphanage was attacked, baby rhino/s killed, care-givers savagely beaten and a young woman sexually assaulted.
Before You Came (You Will Not Take Our Flowers)   video
Offbeat  (tags: crime, culture, environment, ethics, fracking, government, interesting, performance, protection, society, world )

Kathy
- 123 days ago - youtube.com
A song about the shale gas industry which is trying to get a foothold in the UK in Lancashire, inspired by a bouquet of flowers left by a protestor on Valentine's Day 2017 which were later cast on the ground by a workman - a very accurate metaphor...
Why Can Only Humans Be Murdered? What About Non-Human Animals?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, murder, murdered, cruelty, crime )

Simone
- 123 days ago - alternet.org
It's time to change the language we use to discuss the killing of other species.
Indian Country Media Network Denounces Arrest of ICMN Journalist Jenni Monet; Demands Her Immediate Release
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, crime, culture, environment, ethics, humans, interesting, police, society, unusual, journalist, arrested, freedom of speach, freedom of press, Standing Rock Sioux reservation, Oceti Sakowin, Morton County, Little Child camp )

Rosemary
- 139 days ago - indiancountrymedianetwork.com
This morning, at 9:30 a.m. EST, the Morton Country Correctional Center, North Dakota confirmed to Indian Country Media Network that respected journalist and citizen of the Pueblo of Laguna Jenni Monet is being held in custody after her arrest yesterday
600+ Water Protectors Facing Criminal Charges Unlikely to Receive Fair Trials
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, crime, culture, environment, ethics, humans, police, society, unusual, water protectors, Dakota Access Pipeline, Standing Rock Sioux reservation, facing criminal charges, trial, law enforcement )

Rosemary
- 143 days ago - nationofchange.org
On January 27, attorneys representing the first 27 water protectors arrested in actions against the Dakota Access Pipeline in early August 2016 renewed their motion for a change of venue, on the grounds that the state did not adequately respond
 

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