How It All Began – Animal Law, That Is

Posted by April Nockleby, ALDF's Online Content Manager on August 12, 2009

Joyce Tischler, ALDF’s founder and general counsel, recently gave a lecture at the John Marshall Law
School about the expanding field of animal law. In her presentation, she discussed when
and how animal law started, who initiated its formation and shaped its
growth, and how the first lawsuits were selected.

Find out how the field of animal law began and how the Animal Legal Defense Fund was born in this presentation, hosted by the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund of the John Marshall Law School.

Watch it here.

Joyce Tischler speaking about the early history of animal law

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