Lawsuit Aims to Put an End to Coyote Killing Contest

Complaint Alleges the Contest is a Public Nuisance and Constitutes Illegal Gambling

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Barbour County Sued for Violating State Law

Alabama state law requires the county operate an animal shelter

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Animal Legal Defense Fund Puts Texas Canned Hunting Operations in the Cross Hairs

June 28, 2017
National Nonprofit Urges U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Deny Permits to Hunting ‘Ranches’ Read More »

Sonoma County, CA: Tell the DA to Take Animal Cruelty Seriously

June 28, 2017
The Animal Legal Defense Fund is urging resident of Sonoma County, California to speak up and demand the District Attorney file animal cruelty charges in the case of a terrible incident causing the death of two miniature horses, Scout and Big Red. Read More »

Rhode Island: Say NO to Cruel Confinement of Egg-laying Hens

June 27, 2017
Rhode Island: speak up in support of - H.B. 6023 - an important measure to prohibit the cruel confinement in battery cages. Read More »

New Mega Dairy is an Environmental Catastrophe for Oregon Residents

June 27, 2017
The Animal Legal Defense Fund, in conjunction with other local and national groups, challenged the state of Oregon’s approval of a water-pollution permit for Lost Valley Farm, a mega dairy. Read More »
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