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PETITION - Keep the USDA Transparent and Accountable
Animals  (tags: USDA, Animal Legal Defense Fund, lawsuit, license renewal, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, humans, protection )

- 497 days ago -
We are holding the USDA accountable âEUR" thanks to an Animal Legal Defense Fund lawsuit, a court recently ruled that the USDA can no longer automatically rubberstamp license renewals for facilities it knows frequently violate the AWA.
Lawsuit Filed to Free Chimpanzee - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: lawsuit, chimpanzee, Animal Legal Defense Fund, aldf, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, environment, wildlife )

- 1331 days ago -
The Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF), the nationâEUR(TM)s leading legal advocacy organization for animals, filed a lawsuit against Sam Haynes and the Dixie LandinâEUR(TM) amusement park for inhumanely confining Candy, a 50-year old chimpanzee
Sea Shepherd to Pay Millions to Whale Killers
Animals  (tags: SEA SHEPHERED, WHALING, lawsuit )

- 1495 days ago -
The activist group has agreed to pay $2.55 million in a settlement with a Japanese whaling group.
UK: FoE Sues to Keep Devon's Wild Beavers Free
Animals  (tags: activism, lawsuit, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, habitat, environment )

- 1727 days ago -
Friends of the Earth has filed a lawsuit to challenge Natural England's secretive grant of a licence allowing the Government to trap wild beavers on the River Otter in Devon.
Idaho: Environmentalists Ask Fed Judge to Halt Wolf Hunt Derby
Animals  (tags: Lawsuit, Wolves, Save the Wolves, slaughter, killing, law, crime, abuse, ethics, cruelty, society, extinction, death, sadness, suffering, investigation, protection )

- 2029 days ago -
Filed Monday by Wild Earth Guardians and other groups, the complaint in U.S. District Court contends the U.S. Forest Service ignored federal laws when it allowed the derby to proceed on Dec. 28 and Dec. 29 without first securing a special-use permit
Federal Appeals Court Halts Horse Slaughterhouses
Animals  (tags: horses, horse slaughter plants, lawsuit, appeal granted, animaladvocates, goodnews )

- 2079 days ago -
A federal appeals court on Monday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Missouri to begin slaughtering horses, continuing on-again, off-again efforts to resume domestic equine slaughter
Judge Denies Government Motion To Delay Sheldon Hearing
Animals  (tags: wild horses, lawsuit, BLM, slaughter, abuse, animalcruelty, cruelty, ethics, extinction, wildlife, animaladvocates )

- 2095 days ago -
Reno Federal Court Judge Miranda Du denied a request by government attorneys to delay hearings on First Amendment claims made against Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge in regard to access to horses removed from the Refuge last month.
The Wait Is Over : Wyoming's Wolves Will Be Getting Their Day in Court!
Animals  (tags: wolves, lawsuit, justice, hopefully, animalrights, animaladvocates, extinction, death )

- 2437 days ago -
Wyoming's wolves will be getting their day in court. Today, Defenders of Wildlife -- along with our colleagues at the Natural Resources Defense Council, Sierra Club, and the Center for Biological Diversity, all represented by Earthjustice
Another Truck Stop Tiger Lawsuit Is Filed
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tigers, Tony, lawsuit, protection, environment )

- 2659 days ago -
An animal rights group filed suit Thursday against Louisiana's Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, seeking to have a tiger long displayed at a Grosse Tete truck stop sent to a wildlife sanctuary. The suit by the Animal Legal Defense Fund said the
ACTION ALERT: Dog Absuers Sue Rescue Group! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: firu, savagely abused, tortured, rescued, lawsuit, firu rescuers )

- 2817 days ago -
A small North Carolina rescue group is being sued by the very people who allegedly hurt Firu. Firu, an American Bulldog mix, was dragged behind a pick up truck in 2010. Following what became a highly publicized case, Firu underwent 11 surgeries and
Rescued From Starvation, Leachman Horses May Now Be Eaten
Animals  (tags: horses, starved, lawsuit, leachman horses, controversy, outrage, horse slaughter )

- 3034 days ago -
The Leachman horses of Montana, who were rescued from starvation, now need rescuing again -- this time from slaughter for human consumption. This is yet another example of how irresponsible breeding and management of horses can result in a brutal and
Lawsuit Could Force Feds to Protect Wolves
Animals  (tags: wolves, lawsuit, protection, congress, anti wolf bills, conservation )

- 3126 days ago -
What will it take to restore wolves across the country? The answer may be a lawsuit, and the Center for Biological Diversity says that's what it will do in order to force the federal government to pay proper attention to the plight of wolves in the lower
Texas Consumers Sue to Stop Horrific Conditions for Chickens at Cal-Maine Egg Production Facility
Animals  (tags: texas, concerned compassionate people, lawsuit, horrifc abuse, cruelty, cal maine egg production facility )

- 3137 days ago -
Concerned residents of Travis County and Gonzales County, Texas, represented by the national non-profit Animal Legal Defense Fund, are filing a lawsuit in Travis County District Court today in an effort to stop the horrific abuses to birds and the human
Conservationists Intervene in Lawsuit to Protect Mexican Gray Wolves
Animals  (tags: lawsuit, mexican grey wolves, stop trapping shooting, cruelty, endangered, protection and safety )

- 3169 days ago -
The Center for Biological Diversity and Defenders of Wildlife -- represented by the Western Environmental Law Center -- today intervened in a lawsuit that seeks the trapping and shooting of endangered Mexican gray wolves, the third since reintroduction
SHARK Wins Federal Lawsuit to Have Troy Gentry Tame-Bear-Killing Video Released
Animals  (tags: tame bear chubby, shark, animal rights organisation, lawsuit, video of scum troy gentry viciously kill, horrific cruelty )

- 3186 days ago -
When Troy Gentry, of the country music duo Montgomery Gentry, pled guilty to a crime resulting from the horrendous slaughter of a tame bear inside a one-acre electrified enclosure, he probably thought that everyone would soon forget about his cowardly

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