Tag: Ag gag
Freedom of speech is an integral part of protecting animals. Check out our feature on ag gag for an overview of the issue.
Save the Date for Speak Out for Farmed Animals Week!February 17, 2015
March 29 - April 4, 2015, is the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s first annual Speak Out for Farmed Animals Week!
Public Interest Coalition Asks Court for Judgment in Lawsuit Challenging Idaho’s Controversial “Ag Gag” LawNovember 18, 2014
Coalition presents constitutional challenge to law that silences industry whistle-blowers.
The Role of Journalists in Protecting Animals: Interview with Will PotterNovember 4, 2014
ALDF sat down with award-winning investigative journalist and author Will Potter recently at the 2014 Animal Law Conference.
Legally Brief: A Step Toward Victory in Idaho Ag Gag CaseSeptember 4, 2014
Tremendous news today in one of the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s most important lawsuits!
Court Rules in Favor of Public Interest Coalition, Denies Idaho’s Motion to Dismiss Ag Gag LawsuitSeptember 4, 2014
Case moves forward to challenge state law that silences factory farm whistle-blowers.
Animal Groups in Court to Oppose Utah’s Motion to Dismiss Ag Gag LawsuitAugust 6, 2014
Groups challenge constitutionality of state law targeting factory farm whistle-blowers.
Heroes and Criminals: Reporting Animal Abuse in 2014July 3, 2014
Two boys, ages 12 and 17, watched their neighbor from their second story window bludgeon a defenseless cocker spaniel with a pipe-like object.
Public Interest Coalition to Oppose Idaho’s Motion to Dimiss Ag Gag LawsuitJune 24, 2014
Groups in court to challenge state law targeting factory farm whistle-blowers.
A United Front against Ag GagMay 8, 2014
What issue holds the power to unite a coalition as broad ranging as animal protection organizations, labor unions, civil rights groups, national journalism syndicates, and environmental watchdogs?
Coalition Responds to Idaho’s Motion to Dimiss Ag Gag LawsuitMay 5, 2014
AFL-CIO, public interest groups weigh in against state law targeting factory farm whistle-blowers.
The Atlantic Takes On Ag GagMarch 19, 2014
Ag gag laws are nothing more than an attempt by the meat and dairy industry to silence its critics, rather than address real problems.
Coalition of Civil Liberties, Animal, Consumer Groups Head to Court over Controversial Idaho “Ag Gag” LawMarch 17, 2014
Constitutional challenge made to state’s attempt to silence factory farm whistle-blowers.
Legally Brief: Taking Out the Gag in Ag Gag LegislationJanuary 30, 2014
Huge news this week! Ag gag and the King Amendment are being taken down.
Advocates Stand Up for Animals in Landmark “Ag Gag” LawsuitDecember 10, 2013
Today, national nonprofits ALDF and PETA filed a response to the state of Utah’s motion to dismiss the landmark "ag gag" lawsuit filed earlier this summer in the U.S. District Court of Utah.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Files Historic “Ag Gag” LawsuitJuly 22, 2013
Landmark Lawsuit Targets Utah Animal Agriculture Law for Violating U.S. Constitution