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Landmark Elephant Protection Act Passed in Connecticut

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- 3380 days ago -
The Joint Environment Committee of Connecticut's General Assembly passed HB 6555, a bill to protect elephants from abusive use of cruel and inhumane devices such as bullhooks and chains. The bill was introduced by Representative Diana Urban

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Tom M (814)
Friday March 20, 2009, 3:14 pm
We need federal legislation to protect elephants from bullhooks and chains.

jerie j (27)
Monday March 23, 2009, 9:53 am
I am so happy for those elephants. We need a lot more of this type of action tho.
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