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First Ever Lawsuit Launched Against Taiji Whale Museum to Save Angel the Albino Dolphin!
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- 218 days ago -
After seemingly endless protests and calls to action, progress is finally being made in the legal battle to end the Taiji dolphin slaughter!
Wildlife Groups to Sue Over Endangered Jaguar Protections
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- 256 days ago -
The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) and WildEarth Guardians (Guardians) are suing USDA's Wildlife Services program due to its lethal wildlife management activities, which violate the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
Lawsuit Challenges Massive Mine Threatening Florida Panther, Other Imperiled Species, Camp Keais Strand
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- 371 days ago -
Conservation groups filed a lawsuit today against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service seeking to halt a 970-acre limerock and sand mine in Collier County. The Hogan Island Quarry would be adjacent to the Camp Keais Strand
Groups Sue to Stop Trapping in Lynx Areas
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- 638 days ago -
Three conservation groups have sued to stop trapping in Montana lynx habitat.
Victory for Belugas: Judge Kills Alaska's Anti-Whale Lawsuit
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- 1121 days ago -
Chalk up another loss for Alaska's anti-wildlife crowd -- and another important win for the state's wildlife. A federal judge on Monday utterly rejected a lawsuit sparked by former Alaska Gov.
Pro-Horse Slaughter Representative Subject of Fraud, Ethics Inquiry
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- 1455 days ago -
The bill could allow Wallis' slaughter business to sell contaminated horse meat directly to Wyoming consumers without any form of government oversight, testing or inspection. American horses are not raised for food and are typically administered drugs
Three Giant Elephants In The Room: LA Zoo Exhibit To Open
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- 1469 days ago -
A judge has ruled that the L.A. Zoo can move forward with its plan to open a controversial new elephant exhibit scheduled to debut on Dec. 16, reports KTLA. However, the lawsuit to stop the expansion filed by late actor Robert Culp will also move forward
Prof. in 'The Cove' Sues Film Firms, Claiming Editing Arbitrary
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- 1478 days ago -
A professor who appeared in the Oscar-wining U.S. documentary "The Cove" has filed a lawsuit against a film right holder and distributor, claiming that his comments were editted arbitrary and his reputation was thereby damaged.
Woman Sues Shelter for $2 Million Claiming Cat Attacked Her
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- 1489 days ago -
A couple is facing a $2 million lawsuit from a woman who says the cat she got in April from the shelter they ran in Westchester County, New York, viciously attacked her, the New York Daily News reports.
Conservationists Sue RSPB Over Claims Their Study Harmed Birds
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- 1499 days ago -
As committed conservationists, Gordon and Christine Bowker, were proud of the years they had devoted working to help protect rare wild birds.
Sanctuary in Custody Fight Over Elephant
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- 1514 days ago -
A territorial feud that sounds like something out of the African savannah has erupted in rural Tennessee between Carol Buckley, one of the world's leading authorities on elephant rehabilitation, and the sanctuary she co-founded 15 years ago.
Tiger Lover Sues Katy for Wedding Roar
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- 1515 days ago -
A Green activist and founder of an organisation to protect tigers has filed a case against celebrity couple Katy Perry and Russell Brand for flouting wildlife rules during their stay in a luxury resort near Rajasthan's Ranthambhore National Park, famous
Ranchers Lose Case Against BLM
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- 1545 days ago -
It should be noted the BLM did not actually challenge the District Court's decision on appeal. Instead, it was the intervenors, Public Lands Council and the American Farm Bureau Federation, that pursued the appeal - and lost.
Patty Mark and Animal Liberation Victoria Sued By Animal Industry
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- 1557 days ago -
What does it mean when a huge industrial animal factory, with insistence from Australia's largest producer of chicken meat, sue a woman in her 60's and a relatively small animal rights group?
BP Turtle Tragedy - Update 9/1/10
Offbeat  (tags: adlf, lawsuit, BP, sea turtles, government, tragedy, oil spills )

- 1568 days ago -
ALDF files suit against BP to prevent the burning alive of endangered sea turtles The good news is that as a result of our lawsuit, BP and the U.S. government agreed to work with biologists, animal advocates and the rescue community to ensure that

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