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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Case Inspiring Change in Florida Dog Bite Law Featured in The Florida Bar Journal

February 24, 2017
In a victory for due process in dog bite cases, a Florida law passed last year allows guardians of dogs accused of causing serious injury to a person to mount a defense on behalf of the animal to save that animal’s life. Read More »

The Animal Legal Defense Fund Petitions Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to Reinstate Online Climate Change Information

February 23, 2017
Petition criticizes agency for climate change denial and asks for regulation to ensure Wisconsin citizens have access to scientifically sound information Read More »

King Kong Zoo Permanently Shut Down After Being Sued by The Animal Legal Defense Fund

February 23, 2017
Consent Decree Closes Unaccredited Roadside Zoo and Bars Owner from Working with Wild Animals Read More »
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