Victory: Utah Ag-Gag Law Declared Unconstitutional

This is the second time a state Ag-Gag statute has been struck down as unconstitutional, both rulings the result of lawsuits led by the Animal Legal Defense Fund.

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26th Annual Animal Law Conference

This October, join fellow animal advocates for the 26th Annual Animal Law Conference, the country's premiere conference on animal law. Get tickets today!

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Justice for Bella

An act of animal cruelty ended in a dog’s death. Bella’s abuser was sentenced to only four months in jail for the crime. Bella, an 11-year-old Shepherd mix, deserved better.

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Connecting with Animal Advocates in Los Angeles  

July 5, 2018
The Animal Legal Defense Fund had a great weekend at the 2018 Animal Rights National Conference in Los Angeles, California. Read More »

Trader Joe’s Cage-Free Egg Lawsuit Reaches Settlement in a Win for Truth in Advertising

June 29, 2018
In response to the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s action, Trader Joe’s is pulling the packaging not only in California, but nationwide. Read More »

Animal Legal Defense Fund Sues SUNY College of Optometry over Invasive Experiments on Kittens and Young Cats

June 21, 2018
Young cats and kittens between the ages of 4 and 12 months are anesthetized and then surgically dissected in procedures that last hours and possibly days. Read More »

2018 New Voices in Animal Law Writing Contest: Laurel Tallent

June 8, 2018

Laurel Tallent, 3L at Florida State University College of Law, is the winner of our second New Voices in Animal Law Writing Contest! Laurel Tallent grew up an avid animal…

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