Tanya Tucker Calls on USDA to Investigate Wisconsin's Special Memories Roadside Zoo

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The Animal Legal Defense Fund files high-impact lawsuits to protect animals from harm, provides free legal assistance and training to prosecutors in their fight against animal cruelty, supports animal protection legislation, and provides resources and opportunities to law students and professionals to advance the field of animal law.


Coalition Files Lawsuit Challenging Iowa’s Second Unconstitutional Ag-Gag Law

Today, a coalition of public interest groups, led by the Animal Legal Defense Fund, filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Iowa’s new Ag-Gag law — a law that is substantively similar to an Iowa law struck down by the same federal court.
April 22, 2019 Farmed Animals

I think the public has made the decision that going and seeing the performance of orcas, that day has come and gone.”

Florida State Representative Jared Moskowitz


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