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All 50 States Now Have Felony Animal Cruelty Provisions!!!


Offbeat  (tags: animals, protection, felony, USA, environment )

Cher
- 199 days ago - aldf.org
On March 14, 2014, South Dakota became the final state to enact a felony provision for animal cruelty.



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Kit B. (276)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 9:04 am

Having a law and enforcing the law are two different things. Demand your state enforce provisions to protect animals. Thanks Cher
 

Laura Menighetti (19)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 9:18 am
Comment posted & noted! Thanks:
 

Brad Hunter (26)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 9:28 am
thanks
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 10:55 am
Thanks Kit.
 

AMY MAYNARD (213)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 11:10 am
Thanks Cher!
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (182)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 12:33 pm
dzięki
 

Angela J. (62)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 2:22 pm
Thank you.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 4:33 pm
Good the laws are in place, now see that offenders are caught and prosecuted..
 

Marlene Dinkins (234)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 5:25 pm
noted signed!!!!! fantastici!!!!!!!!!!
 

Dale O. (190)
Sunday March 16, 2014, 7:14 pm
Kit B stated that: "Having a law and enforcing the law are two different things. Demand your state enforce provisions to protect animals."

A very good observation and the state that has the strictest laws and sentences should have that legislation used in all 50 states.
 

Sherri G. (114)
Monday March 17, 2014, 12:56 am
Now we have the law but it is worthless unless the are enacting them. Noted TY Cher
 

gabriele jefferson (148)
Monday March 17, 2014, 6:44 am
noted,,shared on fb,twitter,google+.Thx.
 

kate k g (482)
Monday March 17, 2014, 7:46 am
Well done to US.Let's hope more countries will embrace this
 

Natasha Salgado (531)
Monday March 17, 2014, 8:42 am
Sad iit's taken so long...now a complete overhaul of animal welfare laws is needed ASAP. Thx Cher
 

Sandi C. (234)
Monday March 17, 2014, 9:31 am
noted now they just need to enforce them!
 

Sara P. (57)
Monday March 17, 2014, 9:53 am
Thanks Cher.
 

Panchali Yapa (13)
Monday March 17, 2014, 10:26 am
Thank you
 

Ruth S. (304)
Tuesday March 18, 2014, 7:44 am
Well said Kit!
 

Elizabeth M. (67)
Saturday March 22, 2014, 5:09 pm
The new law represents the emergence of a nationwide consensus that egregious animal abuse should be treated as a serious crime. Although there is much more work left to be done, this event marks a significant milestone in an undeniable trend favoring humane treatment of animals.
Thanks Cher. - It is about freaking that each state has the same law!!
 
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