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South Africa Court Lifts Ban on Zuma Lion Ads

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, lions, ads )

- 761 days ago -
A South African court ruled Thursday it was unconstitutional to ban an advertising campaign by an activist group urging President Jacob Zuma to stop the trade in lion bones.

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Yvette S. (35)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 12:53 pm
Horrible en very sad :'(

Nyack Clancy (540)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 1:59 pm
this is great news- even better news will be when they actually stop the trade in lion bones.

. (0)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 2:10 pm
Yvette has it right,

Past Member (0)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 3:32 pm
Glad the court overturned it I read a couple of the comments on the page one from a man there who said animals dont have any rights Wouldnt you just like to shoot him imbecile

milca V. (79)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 3:57 pm
indedd, Carol, the comments could only be from imbeciles! good job Avaaz!

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 4:10 pm
Thank you! (s, n, p, t)

Kerrie G. (135)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 10:33 pm
Noted, thanks.

Sherri SicktilNovtwenthfour (128)
Friday October 25, 2013, 1:53 am
Noted TY Cher

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Friday October 25, 2013, 5:26 am
noted sad news

Many Feathers (137)
Friday October 25, 2013, 6:03 am
save the Lions, please!!

cynthia B. (210)
Friday October 25, 2013, 6:19 am
sad news thx for posting Save the lions Ban the trade in lion bones

Past Member (0)
Friday October 25, 2013, 7:11 am
A step in the right direction. Now we must go further until there is no more lion hunter of any kind ever again. Noted.

Ruth C. (264)
Friday October 25, 2013, 7:55 am
I agree Nyack Clancy.

. (0)
Friday October 25, 2013, 9:15 am
Signed and noted - thank you Cher

Sandi C. (230)
Friday October 25, 2013, 12:08 pm

Julie E. (373)
Saturday October 26, 2013, 10:04 am
"This decision is a victory for citizens everywhere who now can begin, again, calling on President Zuma to end the brutal lion-bone trade, before lions are wiped out for good," said Avaaz campaign director Emma Ruby-Sachs.

Do whatever it takes to stop poachers.

Sara P. (72)
Sunday October 27, 2013, 6:17 am
Thanks Cher but I prefer to not comment, I'm tired to hear this type of news when lions and others animals in dangerous continue to be imported in some countries just to kill them for sport!
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