Victory! U.S. Supreme Court Upholds California’s Landmark Proposition 12
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Court Allows Lawsuit Against Tiger Creek Animal Sanctuary to Proceed
Mink VIRUS Act Introduced in the U.S. House to End Cruel and Dangerous Mink Farming
Court Allows Lawsuit Against Tiger Creek Animal Sanctuary to ProceedFirst ruling pertaining to recently enacted Big Cat Public Safety ActJune 7, 2023 Press Release
Mink VIRUS Act Introduced in the U.S. House to End Cruel and Dangerous Mink FarmingBill will reduce the risk of zoonotic disease transmission by phasing out mink farming and help operators transition out of the industryJune 1, 2023 Press Release
U.S. Supreme Court Upholds California’s Landmark Proposition 12 Animal Cruelty LawThe Animal Legal Defense Fund has helped defend California’s right to enact the strongest farmed animal protection law in the countryMay 11, 2023 Press Release
USDA Restricting Access to Plant-Based Milks in National School Lunch Program is Dietary RacismProposed rule would maintain an unnecessarily complicated and confusing process for children to get access to plant-based milkMay 11, 2023 Press Release
“ Animal cruelty does not occur in a vacuum, and the failure to fully examine its origins would likely lead to future criminal acts and the continued cycle of abuse and violence.”Hon. H. Lee Chitwood, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court, Pulaski, VA
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Challenging the Treatment of Captive Animals at Olympic Game Farm
Animal Legal Defense Fund v. Olympic Game Farm
Defending California’s Proposition 12 Against Iowa Industry Group’s Challenge
Iowa Pork Producers Association v. Bonta
Challenging the USDA’s Secret Policy on Laboratory Inspections
Rise for Animals v. USDA
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