Start A Petition

Two Calif. Animal Rights Activists Indicted

Science & Tech  (tags: animals, suffering, sadness, cruelty, death, abuse, science, research, business, corporate, consumers, money, society, politics, crime, abuse )

- 3344 days ago -
Two animal rights activists were charged Monday with conspiracy, stalking and other crimes against researchers at University of California, Los Angeles and executives of a juice company. "They're using their constitutional right to free speech."

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Cher C (1429)
Tuesday April 21, 2009, 7:28 pm

Thnx Tom!!!


Cathi Hartline (248)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 12:19 am
sad sad! noted!

Elainna Crowell (174)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 1:43 am
What on earth do they mean by unindicted co-conspirator? This sounds ridiculous!

Dee C (23)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 10:10 am
I have to disagree that they were using their rights..They went beyond what the rights are..and they only hurt the cause when they do this..

Dee C (23)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 10:15 am
"A county grand jury indictment was handed up March 27 and charged each with three counts of conspiracy to commit stalking, three counts of stalking, two counts of conspiracy to threaten a public officer or school employee and two counts of threatening a public officer or school employee. They were arrested Thursday."

The above acts are not our constitutional rights..those acts are illegal..

Patricia McCaskill (139)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 10:57 am
"The indictment alleges a similar campaign against a neurobiology professor, Dario Ringach, who later gave up primate research" Whatever works, aside from using explosives which I don't condone except in the use to free animals from labs physically. :p
Some of the charges were ludicrious. I don't think planning to stalk someone is illegal, it is carrying the act through.
But sitting on one's hands and letting the horrors in the labs continue is not an option in my opinion. Like "Well behaved women never make history" Well behaved animal rights activists will never succeed in stopping the butchery. If you go to 'work' and torture other species you can't expect to be accepted as part of polite society. What woman or man could greet their spouse at the door knowing how they spent their day? Obviously my opinion and feelings on this issue are apparent.

Mandi T (367)
Wednesday April 22, 2009, 12:57 pm
Tx Tom

Dee C (23)
Thursday April 23, 2009, 11:07 am
There are wonderful animal activists..and then there are the extremists..big..big..difference..I don't care what the cause one has the blow anything up with explosions..and those that think it is alright in the gist of their cause..Well thankfully..and hopefully they end up where they that makes them a criminal..and a dangerous one at that..

Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Science & Tech

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.