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California's Foie Gras Ban Could Soon Be Back in Effect
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- 891 days ago -
The state of California enacted a ban on sales of foie gras in 2012 in response to the cruelty inherent in the production of this vile product, during which workers repeatedly jam pipes down ducksâEUR(TM) throats and pump up to 4 pounds of grain and fat
Prince Charles Thanked for Banning Foie Gras
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- 1522 days ago -
Prince Charles was thanked by a PETA activist for banning foie gras from his royal menus as he visited the White House on Thursday (19.03.15 ).
Animal Rights Activist Attacked Outside Palm Springs Restaurant
Offbeat  (tags: Thousand Palms, Calif, animal rights, protest, Foie Gras, ban lifted )

- 1525 days ago -
Foie Gras is back on menus across California after a statewide ban was lifted in January. However, the French delicacy is still causing controversy. Over the weekend, a protest outside a Palm Springs restaurant turned violent.
California's Foie Gras Ban Struck Down
Offbeat  (tags: California, Foie Gras, ducks, geese, animal cruelty, animal welfare )

- 1594 days ago -
Spread the news: California's foie gras ban has been struck down. A federal judge lifted the restriction on foie gras sales on Wednesday, dealing animal-rights groups that fought to pass the law a bitter defeat.
VICTORY!!! - Animal Advocates Declare Victory in Federal Foie Gras False Advertising Suit
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- 2103 days ago -
ALDFs lawsuit contended that Hudson Valley Foie Gras was violating the federal Lanham Act and California's False Advertising and Unfair Competition Laws by claiming to be "the Humane Choice" while force-feeding massive amounts of grain to ducks
UK: Brigitte Bardot Launches Attack on Queen's Favorite Grocer Fortnum and Mason Over 'Cruel' Foie Gras
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- 2192 days ago -
The French star has written a scathing letter to Fortnum & Mason's chief executive Ewan Venters, labeling him an "imbecile" for promoting the controversial pate, which is made from the engorged livers of force-fed geese. SIGN THE PETITION!
California Chefs Can't Stomach Looming Foie Gras Ban
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, foie gras, cruelty )

- 2534 days ago -
The best excuse for cruelty seems to be the existence of more cruelty, especially in the animals-we've-deemed-worthy-of-being-our-food industry.
Geese Live Freely In CA
Offbeat  (tags: victory, foie gras, banned, calfornia, geese, welfare )

- 2756 days ago -
(FOIE GRAS BANNED) CALIFORNIA -- Chefs may call it a delicacy, foodies may call it exquisite, but animal activists are up-in-arms over it.
Victory: Harvey Nichols Ends Foie Gras Sales ! ! !
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, foie gras, ducks, geese, suffering, cruelty )

- 3098 days ago -
Following meetings with PETA - and thanks, too, to a lovely letter from Sir Roger Moore - Harvey Nichols has agreed to remove foie gras from their restaurant menus come the New Year
Gelson's Markets Says Oui to Foie Gras
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- 3103 days ago -
Attention, Discerning Gelson's Shoppers: Are you aware that Gelson's is one of the few supermarket chains that sells foie gras? Even after PETA showed the company an undercover video of the cruel treatment of ducks at a New York foie gras farm, the
Foie Gras Can Hardly Be Halal
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- 3330 days ago -
As the home of Western Europe's largest Muslim population, it's not surprising that France is experiencing a boom in halal food sales. But in their zeal to cater to the second-largest religious group in the world, food retailers are marketing so-called
Foie Gras Given Away Due to Lack of Sales
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- 3420 days ago -
French producers have given away 14 tons of foie gras to charity after hugely overestimating the demand for the delicacy this Christmas. After a decade of growth, sales of foie gras stagnated last year but production levels rose, leading to a surplus
Ducks Quack Up a Storm Against Foie Gras
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- 3513 days ago -
On Saturday, dozens of PETA UK members in duck masks descended on the Oxford Street Selfridge's for a flash mob-style protest. The "ducks" converged on the storefront, did a few rounds of the "birdie dance" (affectionately referred to as the "chicken
Award-Winning French Chef Denounces Foie Gras
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, foie gras, Chef, environment, protection, suffering )

- 3541 days ago -
Not too long ago, Trish Deseine was pushing for people to embrace the taste of foie gras served with dried fruit. (Did anyone else just throw up a little?) But after taking the time to visit a foie gras farm, this chef changed her tune.

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