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VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Demand Legal Rights for Captive Chimpanzees


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Kelly
- 963 days ago - forcechange.com
Currently, all nonhuman species are considered "things" unable to claim any legal rights. The Nonhuman Rights Project is trying to change that. In December, 2013 the organization filed a lawsuit with the New York State Supreme Court to seek legal



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Frans Badenhorst (582)
Sunday December 8, 2013, 9:36 pm
Your signature has been recorded. Please spread the word:
 

Franshisca Dearmas (89)
Monday December 9, 2013, 12:48 am
Noted and signed. TY Kelly
 

Frances Darcy (224)
Monday December 9, 2013, 12:48 am
signed
 

Alan Lambert (91)
Monday December 9, 2013, 1:07 am
Signed and Noted. I don't know whether chimps should have EQUAL rights with humans, but certainly more than they have now.
 

John De Avalon (36)
Monday December 9, 2013, 1:10 am
Gladly signed ...
 

Animae C. (510)
Monday December 9, 2013, 2:00 am
Your signature has been recorded.
 

ERIKA SOMLAI (191)
Monday December 9, 2013, 2:34 am
signed + noted
 

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Monday December 9, 2013, 2:54 am
noted and signed
 

Gloria picchetti (310)
Monday December 9, 2013, 4:19 am
Signed but I am not happy with the petition wording. Tommy is not human. Chimpanzees need rights to a good sanctuaries where they have light, air, space, good food, and the right temperature the same as any animal.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Monday December 9, 2013, 4:58 am
noted
 

Tanya W. (65)
Monday December 9, 2013, 6:00 am
Noted and signed.
 

Patricia H. (440)
Monday December 9, 2013, 8:42 am
noted, signed and shared
 

natasha on holidays (710)
Monday December 9, 2013, 9:19 am
Done-thx Kelly
 

Stardust Noel (48)
Monday December 9, 2013, 12:50 pm
Signed & passed
 

Apolonia Pl (396)
Monday December 9, 2013, 1:45 pm
N&S...
 

norma laborie (33)
Monday December 9, 2013, 1:58 pm
signed
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Monday December 9, 2013, 2:39 pm
Already signed
 

Angeles Madrazo (301)
Monday December 9, 2013, 5:47 pm
Signed!
 

Colleen L. (2)
Monday December 9, 2013, 9:37 pm
Petition signed. Thanks Kelly
 

Inge Bjorkman (185)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 12:55 am
Signed

Love
 

Ruth C. (149)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 5:53 am
Signed
 

Ondine J. (131)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 6:23 am
Signed previously,thank you
 

Ed Site Issues V. (206)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 9:30 am
S&N, Thanks
 

Roger Garin-michaud (150)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 12:40 pm
signed, twitted and forwarded on gmail and mailing list and noted, thanks
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 1:05 pm
Signed
 

Dianne D. (492)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 1:19 pm
signed
 

Lois Jordan (64)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 2:13 pm
Signed earlier today. Noted. Thanks, Kelly.
 

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 6:29 pm
S&N
 

Manel Dias (20)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 6:48 pm
Great idea. Noted & signed. Thanks.
 

Emma S. (238)
Tuesday December 10, 2013, 11:25 pm
Done! Thanks, Kelly.
 

Bridget Robertson (106)
Wednesday December 11, 2013, 2:28 am
Noted and signed.
 

Kerrie G. (118)
Wednesday December 11, 2013, 5:48 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Carlene V. (202)
Wednesday December 11, 2013, 6:41 am
Action taken today, thank you. Also signed several other petitions on that site.
 

Melania Padilla (197)
Wednesday December 11, 2013, 1:23 pm
Signed
 

Gabriela Baldaia (104)
Wednesday December 11, 2013, 4:00 pm
Thanks, Kelly. Previously signed, noted.
 

kate K. (483)
Sunday December 15, 2013, 9:36 am
Noted and signed
 
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