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ACTION ALERT: New Jersey: Make It a Crime to Commit Animal Cruelty in Front of Kids ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !

Animals  (tags: new jersey, legalisation, stopping animal cruelty, children, crimes, animal children victims )

- 3143 days ago -
New Jersey lawmakers are considering a groundbreaking law that would make it illegal to commit animal cruelty in the presence of a child. The bill on the table (A3555/S1161) would make it a crime to abuse or abandon an animal or engage in dogfighting or


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nicole lewis (12)
Wednesday December 8, 2010, 9:42 pm
it should apply whether there is a child present or not - why is it so tough for us to get lawmakers to see the importance of much needed laws to protect animals.

gerlinde p (161)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 12:41 am

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 1:01 am
Amen Nikki! Signed and noted and passed on. Thanx Simone!

Darlene W (63)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 1:29 am
signed, noted, thanks

Thursday December 9, 2010, 2:42 am
Signed. I think this would be wonderful, because many children think it is quite okay to abuse animals, because they have seen their parents do it..... This way they will not be brought up seeing animal abuse as normal. This is a good start to do something positive and I really hope that this is passed!

Carol H (229)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 3:56 am
already signed, noted

Michela M (3964)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 8:02 am
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Lydia S (155)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 11:15 am
Signed, Thanks for the alert.

Jason Green (235)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 11:34 am

Animae C (508)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 1:26 pm
signed #159

Annie Cowling (116)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 2:00 pm
signed, thank-you Simone

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 4:25 pm
Noted, already signed, thanks

Genoveva M (328)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 9:26 pm
Make it a crime to commit animal cruelty in front of kids? How about make it a crime to commit animal cruelty PERIOD!! Thanks Simone

Jeannette A (137)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 9:33 pm
#210 & #211... Genoveva is right. Make all animal cruelty a crime but treat animal cruelty in front of children the same as you would a hate crime. Make the punishment truly fit the crime, not have it be the slap on the wrist.

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 9:38 pm
noted and signed...and animal abuse should be considered as serious as any other abuse whether there are children present or not...abuse is abuse..and a monster is a monster...

Fran F (116)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 9:57 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks, Simone.

Brooke Harris (0)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 10:26 pm
It should be a crime to commit animal cruelty whether a child is present or not.....

Paula W (23)
Thursday December 9, 2010, 10:35 pm
Noted and signed. I agree, any animal abuse should be a crime whether or not children are present. A person who abuses an animal in front of children should be charged for both animal abuse and child abuse as well.

Cindy C (125)
Friday December 10, 2010, 1:01 am
signed it and thanks

Sunny k (47)
Friday December 10, 2010, 9:46 am

Nancy Roussy (79)
Friday December 10, 2010, 10:11 am
I cannot sign and noted, thank you!

Judith K (93)
Friday December 10, 2010, 10:18 am
Could not sign, but I hope it will be a crime in general not only infront of kids.

Esther Z (94)
Friday December 10, 2010, 12:04 pm
Noted and signed.

Andrew Butt (84)
Saturday December 11, 2010, 8:47 am

Sue McGuey (106)
Saturday December 11, 2010, 9:57 pm
Noted, signed & shared!

. (1)
Sunday December 12, 2010, 9:15 am
Noted and signed. Thank you Simone.

liz j (53)
Sunday December 12, 2010, 3:33 pm
sorry won't let me sign as I am not a US citzen.... A totaly bizarre law anyway... Abuse of animals should not happen at anytime... children being present doesn't make it any worse... jeezus if they abuse an animal they probably do it to the kids as well this law is stupid...

june bullied (553)
Tuesday December 28, 2010, 8:21 am
s&n. never mind in front of kids, this is fucking bizarre. just dont kill animals period.

Kathleen B (272)
Tuesday December 28, 2010, 1:19 pm
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