Tag: Farmed Animals
The USDA is Standing By While a Global Crisis LoomsAugust 23, 2016
A global health crisis fueled by the greed of factory farming conglomerates and their allies in Congress is looming.
The Animal Legal Defense Fund Files Lawsuit Against Livingston for Violating the CA Public Records ActApril 28, 2016
City of Livingston refuses to release utility records of major water consumer, foster farms.
California Proposing Regulation and Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Animal AgricultureApril 27, 2016
The Animal Legal Defense Fund will remain involved in the fight for the strongest possible regulations while doing its best to ensure protection of animals and the environment.
Undercover Investigation Documents Tysons’ Cruel, Illegal Treatment of ChickensSeptember 14, 2015
Animal Legal Defense Fund uncovers multiple health and safety violations in Texas plant.
Indiana “Pig Wrestling” Violates Local Anti-cruelty LawsApril 28, 2015
Sports involving the exploitation of animals are grotesque, and “pig wrestling” is no different.
Customary Cruelty in the Farm Industry: When Animal Abuse is LegalApril 3, 2015
You would never keep your companion animal in a wire cage for her entire life. But farmed animals suffer such abuses every day.
The Friendly Faces of Farmed AnimalsApril 3, 2015
Today’s Speak Out for Farmed Animals challenge is to share the cutest picture of a farmed animal on social media! Don’t forget to use the tag #SpeakOut!
Legally Brief: ALDF Leads the Way in Farmed Animal LitigationApril 2, 2015
When I became executive director of the Animal Legal Defense Fund 15 years ago, one of the first things I did was commit to developing ALDF’s litigation team.
The Modern Savage: Our Unthinking Decision to Eat AnimalsApril 1, 2015
James McWilliams’ new book, The Modern Savage: Our Unthinking Decision to Eat Animals, is an ethical consideration of the reality of animal agriculture.
Speak Out for Farmed Animals in Your CommunityApril 1, 2015
Letters to the editor are a powerful way to make your voice for heard within your larger community.
Undercover Investigations Help Protect Farmed AnimalsMarch 31, 2015
Meet T.J. Tumasse, ALDF’s manager of investigations for our brand new investigations unit.
Speak Out for Farmed Animals Week!March 30, 2015
Across the country, advocates are joining in the campaign. What will you do to help?
Humane Education and the Future of CompassionMarch 19, 2015
Humane education is one way the Animal Legal Defense Fund's mission to protect the lives and advance the interests of animals through the legal system can reach future generations.
L.A. Law Event Blasts Animal Agriculture for Contributing to California Drought, Global WarmingMarch 17, 2015
Top legal experts weigh in at ALDF’s first-ever Los Angeles Animal Law Symposium.
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!