Tag: SeaWorld Archives | Animal Legal Defense Fund

As SeaWorld’s CEO Joel Manby Steps Down—What Will Become of His Corporate Policy Promises?

February 28, 2018
Two years ago, SeaWorld promised that this current generation of captive orcas would be the last.

New Voices in Animal Law Writing Contest: Emily Bowen

October 30, 2017
Emily Bowen, at Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, is the winner of our first New Voices in Animal Law Writing Contest!

Florida: Urge Your Legislators to Protect Orcas

March 13, 2017
Urge your state legislators to support the Florida Orca Protection Act.

The Animal Legal Defense Fund Responds to Tilikum’s Death

January 6, 2017
The Animal Legal Defense Fund is saddened yet unsurprised to learn that Tilikum, an orca held at SeaWorld and subject of the documentary “Blackfish” has died at age 36.

SeaWorld Drops Lawsuit Challenging Restrictions on Captive Orca Program

July 28, 2016
Lawsuit dropped after successful campaign led by the Animal Legal Defense Fund and Sea Shepherd.

SeaWorld Announces Captive Orca Program to be Phased Out

March 17, 2016
Animal Legal Defense Fund Executive Director Stephen Wells' Statement

Don’t Fall into the SeaWorld Spin Zone

November 10, 2015
Contrary to some of the misleading news reports yesterday, SeaWorld is not ending its orca show at the San Diego amusement park.

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