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Lawsuit Challenges Constitutionality of Tony the Tiger Law


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers )

Cher
- 360 days ago - theadvocate.com
Less than a week after legislation was signed into law allowing Tony to remain at Tiger Truck Stop, a former legislator and two Louisiana residents filed suit asking a judge in Baton Rouge to strike down what they contend is an unconstitutional special



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Barb Knight (1699)
Sunday July 6, 2014, 9:01 am
Shoot, Sandlin may think the law is on his side but I am NOT giving Sandlin the benefit of the doubt!! I STILL want to see SANDLIN in TONY'S ENCLOSURE and TONY OUTSIDE ENCOURAGING Sandlin's CUSTOMER'S to THROW ROCKS and even HAND GERNADES @ SANDLIN!!! I'm NOT a violent person but when it comes to TONY I see RED and in TONY'S case, I'm like a BULL ready to SNORT, & CHARGE MY HORNS RIGHT INTO HIS GREEDY, OL' UGLY,
$ BILL MAKING HEART....
 

. (0)
Sunday July 6, 2014, 9:30 am
I'm so glad to read this is not necessarily a done deal.
 

Sara P. (71)
Sunday July 6, 2014, 11:14 am
I don't want to offend nobody especially USA that is a country that I love but how is possible that there is any F*****G law that can permit to take wild animals in this way, somebody have to explaine me if this is normal. The freedom is one thing, stupidity is another!!!!!!
 

ValAWAYNOFWDPLZ B. (74)
Sunday July 6, 2014, 7:03 pm
Glad to see the fight continuing for Tony! I hope everyday for the news of his release! Thank you
 

Krista Away Slavin (228)
Sunday July 6, 2014, 7:16 pm
Sandlin, in a telephone interview, repeated his characterization of animal rights activists as domestic terrorists. “It’s to be expected,” he said of the latest lawsuit. “They don’t like to lose. They don’t give up.”

And I hope they never give up until Tony is free! In my opinion, Sandlin is the terrorist keeping Tony at a truck stop!
 

Nyack Clancy (528)
Sunday July 6, 2014, 10:47 pm
noted- thank you
 

Ruth S. (302)
Monday July 7, 2014, 4:34 am
Free Tony!!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 8, 2014, 7:50 am
In whose perverse imagination do a college and a truck stop rank in the same category as *sanctuaries, zoos, wildlife research centers and scientific organizations* ??
 
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