Animal Legal Defense Fund’s Lawsuit Aims to Put an End to Coyote Killing ContestJanuary 31, 2017
Last week, the Animal Legal Defense Fund filed a complaint on behalf of a Wyoming resident in an attempt to stop an upcoming coyote-killing contest.
Defend the Endangered Species ActJanuary 23, 2017
Our mission to protect the lives and advance the interests of animals through the legal system, as well as the very survival of entire animal species, depends on the continued strength of the ESA.
The Animal Legal Defense Fund Files Lawsuit to Advocate for Wildlife WelfareMay 18, 2016
In allowing hunting dogs to tear through the wild spaces of California beyond the control of hunters, the Fish & Game Commission has effectively authorized hunters to harass wildlife, which the law prohibits.
Mendocino County to Perform Environmental Study on Lethal Animal ProgramApril 21, 2016
County settles second lawsuit with animal protection coalition over controversial Wildlife Services program.
Freedom at MalheurFebruary 9, 2016
For the militia, freedom means using the public lands at Malheur and the surrounding area for ranching, logging and mining.
Despite Repeat Animal Welfare Violations, Dirk Arthur Show Proceeding at Westgate Las Vegas Resort & CasinoAugust 19, 2015
Animal Legal Defense Fund and local celebrity, Stephen Sorrentino, offer help to end use of big cats in Vegas magic act
ALDF Teams with Las Vegas Entertainer Stephen Sorrentino to Urge Illusionist Dirk Arthur to Make Big Cats Disappear from His Magic Show Once and For All!August 19, 2015
Dirk Arthur is no stranger to controversy.
Government Documents Reveal That Killing Cormorants Won’t Help Columbia River SalmonAugust 13, 2015
Despite findings, federal agency authorized killing more than 10,000 cormorants.
Hearing Tomorrow on Cricket Hollow Zoo LicenseAugust 5, 2015
Federal Court orders hearing on Animal Legal Defense Fund’s lawsuit under Endangered Species Act.
ALDF Petitions to Revoke Dental License of Cecil the Lion’s KillerAugust 5, 2015
Animal Legal Defense Fund files complaint seeking Minnesota board of dentistry investigation of Walter James Palmer.
Animal Protection, Conservation Organizations Sue Mendocino County in Response to Wildlife Services Contract RenewalJuly 27, 2015
County violated California Environmental Quality Act.
Mendocino County Renews Controversial Contract with Wildlife-Killing ProgramJune 17, 2015
County will pay wildlife services to kill millions of wild animals each year.
Students Speak Up for Tony the TigerMay 8, 2015
Animal lawyers aren’t the only ones roaring about cruelty to captive animals like Tony the tiger. Kids care too.
5 Reasons to Eat for the Planet This Earth Day, 2015April 22, 2015
Here are five reasons all animal lovers should eat for the planet, starting today.
Lawsuit Filed to Stop Cormorant Slaughter By Federal AgenciesApril 20, 2015
Thousands of native birds blamed for salmon declines caused by Corps’ mismanagement of the hydropower system.