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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May 20, 2017 in Los Angeles, California

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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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The Animal Legal Defense Fund Mourns Candy the Chimp’s Death

April 21, 2017
Candy is well known as ‘the loneliest chimp in the world’ Read More »

Berkeley, California, Becomes Second U.S. City to Ban Sale of Fur Clothing

April 20, 2017
The ban was spearheaded by local animal advocacy group Berkeley Coalition for Animals (BCA). Read More »

Los Angeles: Help Us Ban Exploitation of Animals for Entertainment

April 20, 2017
The Animal Legal Defense Fund is urging Los Angeles City residents to speak up in support of a new ordinance. Read More »

Where Are They Now? Spotlight on Elizabeth Holtz

April 19, 2017

In this continuing series of updates on former Student Animal Legal Defense Fund members, the Animal Legal Defense Fund is proud to spotlight graduates protecting animals through the legal system. “Through SALDF,…

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